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Elm Boules0 viewsElm logs stacked and stickered in boules on the air-dry rack.
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Red Cedar0 viewsPreparing aromatic red cedar for air drying.
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Red Cedar0 viewsAromatic red cedar hauled to Washington from Missouri.
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Catalpa Slabs668 viewsI scored a massive catalpa log, 40" across by 12' long and still solid. Slabs are 2" thick and mostly clear. These were milled in mid-October of 2015, ends sealed, and have been air dying under a mesh tarp. I plan to check the moisture content in the spring of 2016.
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Sycamore Slabs699 viewsStack of stickered and dried sycamore slabs ready for bench seats, bench backs, signs, fish and wall hangings.
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Fresh Sycamore506 viewsFreshly milled sycamore slabs sitting in the sawmill.
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Sycamore Color507 viewsSycamore has a lot of red before it dries and develops several shades of brown where part of it has died.
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Quartersawn Sycamore501 viewsQuartersawing of sycamore produces spectacular flecks! It's not easy... It produces less lumber but can be worth the effort :)
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Sycamore Cant660 viewsThis 'cant' was milled into 12 slabs, 2" thick.
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Sycamore Color491 viewsNot all sycamore has such colors.
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Mulberry494 viewsSlabbed mulberry is very colorful when milled.
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Fireplace Mantel523 viewsFireplace mantel milled from customer's log.
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Elm494 viewsBook matched elm.
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Cherry484 viewsCherry wood boards.
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Cherry473 viewsCherry wood boards.
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Blued Pine504 viewsBlue Stained Pine boards.
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