Claro walnut burl goose flute

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Project by gooseforsupper posted 10-22-2012 12:04 AM 1532 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hi gang!
Latest goose flute made of claro walnut burl with big leaf maple burl accents. Blows like a short reed goose call and makes awesome goose murmers and moans. Homemade recipe friction finsh..


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#1 posted 10-22-2012 01:13 AM

Beautiful woods! Can you add a recording of the call it makes?

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#2 posted 10-22-2012 02:44 AM

Pretty enough to make one want to take up goose hunting—nice job.

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#3 posted 10-22-2012 06:36 AM

Makes you want to pick it up and have a blow :)
nice job, lovely timber

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#4 posted 10-22-2012 10:24 AM

very pretty..who wouldn’t take up hunting just have have this?

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#5 posted 10-23-2012 11:04 AM

Nice choice of woods. Like to hear it.

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#6 posted 01-02-2013 04:09 AM

Awesome call! Any images of the reed assembly and how the call breaks apart?

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#7 posted 01-09-2013 10:45 PM

That walnut looks amazing! What would you say are your best woods for turning calls? SO far I have used Maple, Hickory, and some mahogany.

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#8 posted 01-10-2013 01:04 AM

The best woods are hardwoods. Some of the very best would include osage orange, maple, walnut, ebony, rosewoods, cocobola, bloodwood, african blackwood, along with synthetics like acrylic and delrin.
Hope that helps. Sorry I don’t have a picture of the guts of the call, I shipped it off to a customer…. :)


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