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Project by Roman - THE BOOTMAN posted 09-10-2019 08:22 PM 330 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My friend’s son-in-law is involved in a wood chipping business in British Columbia. The company scours all lumber mills in the north west here in Canada and has developed a wood chipping business whose product is shipped to Asian manufacturers. The boot came from a short piece of pine given to me.
I squared the log so that a boot blank could be cut safely and efficiently. Then it was up to me to round off the corners and a boot came into being. I saved this pine wood from becoming a sheet of chip board. The Chipper’s
boot now sits proudly on a shelf for all to admire.


The Bootman

-- Author of POWER CARVING BOOTS & SHOES - Schiffer Publishing. Available online or your favourite bookstore.

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#1 posted 09-10-2019 11:22 PM

It’s so cool to see where the boot came from, and another Great boot also!!!

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#2 posted 09-11-2019 07:48 AM

You are too clever by half, Roman.

-- Mark

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