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The Burl Hunter #7: Crazy Color Madrone Burl

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Blog entry by OregonBurls posted 04-11-2013 11:09 PM 12314 reads 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I just had to show you buddies this Madrone. I was not expecting much but Wow! Was I wrong. Flame Box Elder Move over! I was totally surprised when I saw the inside.

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!



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Bearpie

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#1 posted 04-11-2013 11:13 PM

Spectacular, love it!

-- Erwin, Jacksonville, FL

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Sodabowski

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#2 posted 04-11-2013 11:28 PM

WANT

but couldn’t even afford the postage.

-- Thomas - there are no problems, there are only solutions.

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#3 posted 04-12-2013 12:15 AM

Majorly beautiful

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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Gary

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#4 posted 04-12-2013 01:30 AM

So how many arms and legs does this one cost?

-- Gary, DeKalb Texas only 4 miles from the mill

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#5 posted 04-12-2013 03:24 AM

All I can say is WOW!

-- Dale, Ohio

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OregonBurls

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#6 posted 04-12-2013 03:27 AM

these range from $85 -$250

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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lightweightladylefty

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#7 posted 04-12-2013 05:33 AM

Incredible!

-- “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.” Benjamin Franklin -- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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sedcokid

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#8 posted 04-12-2013 11:54 AM

Wow!! This is Gorgeous,. Will you sell this as a large piece or in smaller pieces?

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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grfrazee

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#9 posted 04-12-2013 02:41 PM

Man, slice that into veneer and I could make some very unique cabinet fronts…

-- https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7SGTafXXXxKxYSfqp1UVTQ

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mmh

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#10 posted 04-13-2013 05:57 AM

Does the color fade or oxydize? How much red remains when dry?

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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OregonBurls

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#11 posted 04-15-2013 03:04 PM

The red stays and everything else turns to chocolate color.

-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!

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#12 posted 04-25-2013 06:53 AM

Sweet!!!!!!!!!

-- Folly ever comes cloaked in opportunity!

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usnrifleman

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#13 posted 03-30-2018 06:52 PM

What did the other side look like and the outside. very nice chunk of wood I would like to see the bowl that was made with the cap of that baby… nice find

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#14 posted 05-18-2021 02:05 AM

Greg,
This doesn’t look like part of the root ball where you would expect the color. Pretty nice. Still, being Madrone, boiling is still advised to relax the cellular structure before cooling and coating and drying.
David

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