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Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« on: August 22, 2017, 10:46:39 PM »
Here is my latest completed salvage project and first using spalted maple.  Log was salvaged from local burn pile and milled on my ezjr.  From the outside it looked like a nothing log and then I cut into it and was pleasantly surprised.  The base is solid 3/4 inch wrought iron found during family vacation in Boulder Colorado a few weeks ago.  I rode by a yard sale down the street from my sister's house on my bike in the morning.  when I went by later that evening it was sitting out front with a free sign on it.  With a little re-arranging of luggage it made the trip home to Illinois.  I just love taking things headed for burn/trash and giving them a second life.




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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #1 on: August 23, 2017, 08:24:42 AM »
Nice job on the bookmatching!!!

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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #2 on: August 23, 2017, 09:12:25 AM »
What SlowJoe said!

Like the shape too.

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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #3 on: August 23, 2017, 09:15:49 AM »
Love the legs. All a work of art.
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #4 on: August 23, 2017, 09:18:51 AM »
Very nice , nice balance 8) 8) 8) 8)
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #5 on: August 23, 2017, 10:48:54 AM »
Looks great Downstream. Nice find on the legs and I also like the book match.
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #6 on: August 23, 2017, 11:00:46 AM »
Great find...very nice
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #7 on: August 23, 2017, 11:03:19 AM »
WOW  :o, did you realize I'm somewhere between Colorado and Illinois, you can just drop it off on your next trip it'll make more room for your next find  ;D

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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #8 on: August 23, 2017, 02:24:53 PM »
Nice top,legs look good too. ;D
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #9 on: August 23, 2017, 10:03:18 PM »
Nice work, all around. Shape, size, proportions, wood. That's a home run.

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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #10 on: August 24, 2017, 07:38:21 AM »
Nice . Really nice . scouter Joe

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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #11 on: August 24, 2017, 07:43:40 AM »
Very well done.
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Re: Live Edge Spalted Maple Salvage Project
« Reply #12 on: August 24, 2017, 09:30:06 AM »
I like really like it.  That is an "out of the park" project.   8)
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