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EricRFP

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11-24-2010 03:44 AM

“Real” Redwood burl, premium grade, not just stump wood junk. The bookmatches are simulated but it’s basically what you can expect . I may cut and re-saw this one myself or sell it whole as is. This piece is large enough for 3 solid body guitars and 3+ bookmatched sets or for tons of bookmatched sets. This wood is old growth but is better suited for bookmatched sets.

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-- Eric, NorCal www.rocklinforestproducts.com


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sedcokid

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#1 posted 11-24-2010 03:53 AM

Wow! Is this pretty!! Just Beautiful..

Thanks for sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#2 posted 11-24-2010 03:55 AM

oh…my….god…
that is just beautiful!!

I could lose some time just staring at that grain

-- A woman's work is never done-but power tools help!

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#3 posted 11-24-2010 04:09 AM

marvelous

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#4 posted 11-24-2010 04:32 AM

Wild man!!

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#5 posted 11-24-2010 04:48 AM

waaaaooow incredible patterns in theese speciel in the last four pictures

thankĀ“s for sharing …..one day…..one day …I might be worthy to work with such wood….Drool !

Dennis

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#6 posted 11-24-2010 05:20 AM

Wow!

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#7 posted 11-24-2010 05:23 AM

Great wood, and clever image editing to create the simulated book match. That’s a clever idea for previewing it.

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#8 posted 11-24-2010 02:35 PM

WOw! It’s amazing how beautiful nature can be.

-- - Eric Noblesville, IN

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#9 posted 11-24-2010 02:55 PM

That would is gorgeous. I’m not good enough to do anything with that wood. I would have to hoard it a way for a few years in the hopes that I would one day be worthy to do something with it.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#10 posted 11-24-2010 03:08 PM

Awesome wood, and by the outlines on it, going to be put to a good use too.

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#11 posted 11-24-2010 05:33 PM

How much $$ for the whole piece?

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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#12 posted 11-24-2010 08:28 PM

That is sweet!!! grain patterns are wild and will look AWESOME

-- Doug...

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#13 posted 11-25-2010 07:20 AM

Eric, that would be better as a few boxes!! Beautiful wood as usual from you. That should generate some interest. I will have too see what lesser quality you have in the near future. I just now am cutting the Maple burl I got from you.
Robert

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#14 posted 11-25-2010 04:30 PM

Beautiful!!! Someone is gonna be really happy to receive those guitars!!!!
Thanks for sharing :-)

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#15 posted 11-25-2010 04:47 PM

Those are going to make some awsome guitars. Please be sure to post pictures of the finished guitars. I don’t think I have seen figure like that except when book matched. That stuff looks bookmatched and you haven’t even cut it yet. Amazing.

-- Hey, woodworking ain't brain surgery. Just do something and keep trying till you get it. Doc

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