Resawing Walnut

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Forum topic by Bags posted 08-03-2009 07:26 PM 1294 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-03-2009 07:26 PM

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All -

Hopefully I have posted this in the correct category! I have about 20 slabs of black walnut that are approximately 14 inches wide, 4 feet long and 2 inches thick (it has been air drying for about 20 years). I want to have it re-sawn in half in order to use it to make some hope chests. I live near Annapolis Maryland. Does anyone know where I could have it re-sawn at a reasonable price or how I could research who would do it for me?

Any ideas would be appreciated.

Keith Bagley -

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#1 posted 08-03-2009 08:36 PM

check this google link:

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#2 posted 08-03-2009 10:05 PM

I just had my first experience with black walnut. You should be posting this under “wood gloat” ;)

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#3 posted 08-03-2009 10:24 PM

Send it to me and I’ll get my sister to do it with her new national health service Dentures.When I say new they were donated to medical research by a 95 year old who bought them during the blitz, still good though every one all 28 of them tungsten carbide. guarenteed to make a tidy job LOL Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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