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Project by icemanhank posted 01-25-2020 04:50 AM 585 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I seem to like making stools ay the moment. Here is one from a lovely ‘Box’ Burl.

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





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kimosawboy

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#1 posted 01-25-2020 05:56 PM

its a nice looking stool. How are the legs fastened and is that a seam or crack in the last pic.?? Also what wood species
?

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ralbuck

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#2 posted 01-25-2020 07:47 PM

Way to pretty to actually use milking!

Very nicely done!

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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icemanhank

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#3 posted 01-25-2020 09:04 PM

Wood is ‘Box Burl’ a Eucalypt. https://www.australianwoodwork.com.au/blogs/news/australian-eucalyptus-burls-what-exactly-is-a-burl

Legs are hand morticed in to the top, and sadly that is a join line showing as it was pretty difficult to get the two pieces of burl to match up. I think it would have made a mess if I tried to do anything with it.

Thanks for looking.


its a nice looking stool. How are the legs fastened and is that a seam or crack in the last pic.?? Also what wood species
?

- kimosawboy

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

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icemanhank

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#4 posted 01-25-2020 09:27 PM

Thanks


Way to pretty to actually use milking!

Very nicely done!

- ralbuck


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

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icemanhank

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#5 posted 01-25-2020 10:42 PM

The glue up, messy but I wanted to be sure it would hold.


Wood is Box Burl a Eucalypt. https://www.australianwoodwork.com.au/blogs/news/australian-eucalyptus-burls-what-exactly-is-a-burl

Legs are hand morticed in to the top, and sadly that is a join line showing as it was pretty difficult to get the two pieces of burl to match up. I think it would have made a mess if I tried to do anything with it.

Thanks for looking.

its a nice looking stool. How are the legs fastened and is that a seam or crack in the last pic.?? Also what wood species
?

- kimosawboy

- icemanhank


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

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Ivan

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#6 posted 01-26-2020 12:23 PM

Old schol! Nice work….I realy like it!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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crowie

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#7 posted 02-02-2020 10:15 AM

That’s a beautiful piece of timber David, and sir you’ve certainly done it proud!!

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

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