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  1. Tips, Tricks, & Homemade Jigs
    So I have been on a journey to find a way to dry a burl with minimal warping and checking. We tried the denatured alcohol soak, that didnt really work. We were going to try Polyethylene Glycol or PEG but we werent sure if we should. We also have a kiln but we arent quite sure of the best wet...
  2. Woodturning
    I just finished up a couple more little projects. A couple are from oak burl, the other two are from the same tree, just not burl. Very free-form, no lathe here (YET)! Sorry the images are so large... Would love some feedback.... Thanks!
  3. Forestry & Milling
    Ok so like i said I am new to this.. Earlier I asked about burls but apparently I meant Spalted..so I need to know what I do with spalted wood? so I just paint the ends of the logs and let them dry? or can I have them cut up and kiln dried..should I face cut them into 4 inche chunks then dip in...
  4. Forestry & Milling
    Trying to make a little book money for school and keep in touch with my manhood, I've been cutting up some firewood for sale. I have ran across some burl wood from Box Elders etc, and I have seen burl wood bring good money in some places like ebay.. How can I harness this burl wood I find to...
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