fabulous black limba vase...ringmaster done

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Project by peterford posted 09-17-2019 05:49 PM 386 views 1 time favorited 13 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This black limba vase has a great grain pattern..this board had a little red streak..if you look close at the second photo you will see the red in the pattern along side of the sap..great piece real “Fun” to work with! Comments appreciated…thank

-- marshall peterson, north carolina

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#1 posted 09-17-2019 05:51 PM

You make magnificant vases with magnificant wood

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 09-17-2019 06:31 PM

Very Cool!

-- Steve

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#3 posted 09-17-2019 06:56 PM

beautiful vase (again) is the lighter section sapwood ? too bad there wasn’t more and bigger red

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - my biggest fear is that when I die, my wife sells my toys for what I told her I paid for them

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#4 posted 09-17-2019 07:51 PM

nice vase and beautiful wood.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#5 posted 09-17-2019 11:18 PM

Oooooooooooooooooooooo so very nice. black Limba is a great wood!!

Cheers, Jim

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

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#6 posted 09-18-2019 12:42 AM

Another outstanding vase Marshall, black limbo certainly has nice grains to work with. Can’t pick up the red maybe I should go to Specsavers. Keep them coming. Cheers.

-- Bob C, Australia. Your best teacher is your last mistake.

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#7 posted 09-18-2019 06:24 AM

That’s fantastic. The Limba is truly startling, though the red you mention is wasted on me, being color-challenged.

-- Mark

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#8 posted 09-20-2019 02:09 PM

Beautiful. I am going to have to look for some black limba

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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