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Re: tree-rings, best way to preserve them
« Reply #20 on: February 12, 2010, 11:52:14 AM »
I think the holes would happen to fall on the cracks.  :D But cutting out a pie shaped piece would stop the worst of the uncontrolled cracks and might prove to be interesting to the kids.

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Re: tree-rings, best way to preserve them
« Reply #21 on: February 13, 2010, 08:43:09 PM »
Cut one kerf from edge to center and let it move. This will make sure it can move AND allowing one BIG crack will likely prevent multiples. I concur w/ all written about PEG, I have used it a good bit.


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