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BlueStingrayBoots

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907 days ago

One slab. 1” thick x roughly 8” x 42”. $60 delivered, FedEx. SOLD – SOLD – SOLD Scroll down for more pieces.


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Simons44

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#1 posted 907 days ago

Where in Texas would this ship from?

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BlueStingrayBoots

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#2 posted 907 days ago

Mission, buddy. 78574

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#3 posted 907 days ago

After I milled this piece I wrapped it in shrink wrap. It will need a few months of slow drying to prevent checks. I always keep ebony wrapped til use and wrapped unused portion. After a years or so, it can be left unwrapped.

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mmh

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#4 posted 907 days ago

I LOVE the Chocolate & Golden swirls of color in this wood! It polishes up nicely and looks like layered glass, especially a piece like this with lots of golden yellow in it.

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 907 days ago

It’s really nice. I have some ebony carvings from Mexico.

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#6 posted 907 days ago

Heh Bluestingray boots

I harvested that ebony tree at my place on the arroya. you want to come take a look. the stump is massive. over 1000 lbs. the tap roots are huge

Bruce

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BlueStingrayBoots

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#7 posted 907 days ago

PM sent 8 )

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Jimbo4

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#8 posted 907 days ago

Do you have any turning blocks / off shoots?

-- BELT SANDER: Used for making rectangular gouges in wood.

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#9 posted 907 days ago

Sorry, no turning blanks, but check back. I’m gonna milled all my trunks this year.

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BlueStingrayBoots

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#10 posted 907 days ago

What are off shoots?

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#11 posted 906 days ago

thickness?
payment method?

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BlueStingrayBoots

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#12 posted 906 days ago

4/4, 1”. Paypal. Pm sent.

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Jimbo4

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#13 posted 906 days ago

Off shoot : A “chunk” of wood not good for anything except turning. A short stub of left overs. The short end of the stick. Something that gets thrown in the fire wood pile. Anything . . . . . . . . . . . . etc.

-- BELT SANDER: Used for making rectangular gouges in wood.

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BlueStingrayBoots

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#14 posted 906 days ago

RBJ

I really dont have anything left after I mill. I’ve been milling for years. But I can send you some small logs that I dont see worth milling. 5-6” diameter x 20” but you may only get some pen blanks if you can manage cutting logs. Just pay the shipping. FedEx. Let me know if you want them.

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JPBatts

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#15 posted 905 days ago

I’ve purchased several items from you in the past and will do so in the future. I like the way this wood mills—it is very dense and heavy. A friend told me it is also known as Texas Ironwood.

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