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Everett1

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647 days ago

Hi Folks,

Walking around a neighborhood in Jersey, came across some Walnut logs. Just too nice and clear to pass up. But, the home owner had already cut them into shorter pieces. So i figure, some bowl blanks, at worst.

How should i cut and store these until I get a chance to turn? It will probably be a while before I get a chance too. Just cut it into the thick squares and coat the heck out of it with wax?

thanks folks!

Ev

-- Ev in Framingham, MA


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PurpLev

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#1 posted 647 days ago

debark, and coat the heck out of it with wax, let it sit and dry for A WHILE…

-- ㊍ When in doubt - There is no doubt - Go the safer route.

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#2 posted 647 days ago

^or leave the bark on if you want a live edge bowl :)

-- Joel

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