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Forum topic by Dez posted 10-22-2012 04:58 AM 1143 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-22-2012 04:58 AM

Topic tags/keywords: mahogany

I received an early birthday present from a new friend up here in Cushman!
Quite a score really, now I have to figure out what to make of it.
Genuine Philippine Mahogany – 3 7/8” thick, 11 1/2” wide and 5’ long!

Oh yeah! Meet my 14 mo. old Lab/Pit Rocky!
He is a woodworker too! He can turn just about any wood into toothpicks! LOL

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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#1 posted 10-22-2012 05:09 AM

Cut in half and glue up. Would make a coffee table. Or a mantle. I hate just having one board of something.

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#2 posted 10-22-2012 11:09 AM

Nice score Dez and nice co-pilot. For me, I would resaw and use it to make boxes for gifts.

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#3 posted 10-22-2012 11:21 AM

Just let it sit for awhile. It will let you know what to do. That is a nice score!

-- Mike - Northern Upper Michigan

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#4 posted 10-22-2012 08:30 PM

Worth the gloat. That would make out a great coffee table.

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#5 posted 10-22-2012 09:11 PM

Very nice a super gift . I’m sure a good project will come to you.

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#6 posted 10-23-2012 12:05 AM

Bench is my vote.

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#7 posted 10-23-2012 02:08 AM

2 full stock flintlocks gets my vote ;-)

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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