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Blog entry by BOOGE posted 05-05-2010 09:12 AM 1149 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I am cutting out a new chess set on the scroll saw and using Black Butt(eucalyptus pilularis)
This stuff is SO hard I’d compare to ebony or lignum vitae.(guaiacum officinale).

-- BJ

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#1 posted 06-02-2010 01:27 AM

Do you have any pictures of this wood? It would (wood ;-) be interesting to see the tree it came from as well.

-- "Checking for square? What madness is this! The cabinet is square because I will it to be so!" Jeremy Greiner LJ Topic#20953 2011 Feb 2

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#2 posted 06-02-2010 02:00 AM

Is using a band saw an option?

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