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Foot Stool #3: Timber for the legs

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Blog entry by icemanhank posted 07-13-2019 11:57 PM 321 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Our club is very fortunate to have a few shipping containers of timber for the members to use and I was crawling through looking for something with some character for the legs. I found an old dirty piece marked Turpentine which I new was Aussie hardwood so thought I would run it over the jointer to see what was inside. WOW look at the beautiful figuring in this baby!

-- "These are my principles. And if you don't like them, I have others." ... Cheers, David from Sydney Australia



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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 07-14-2019 12:34 AM

WOW..real nice wood and in shipping containers!!!!

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#2 posted 07-14-2019 04:18 AM

That is one beautiful piece of timber David.
I love doing that sort of thing, running a crudy piece of old timber through the thicknesser and WOW, always pleased.
Top marks sir.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#3 posted 07-14-2019 12:42 PM

Always a surprise, what some use for building shipping crates…..One man’s trash, is another’s treasure.

-- A Planer? I'M the planer, this is what I use

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