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Beauty of Plum Wood

Beauty of Plum Wood

Colours of plum wood ranges fom dark red, through red, orange to pink. I love this wood as well as the fruit and slivovic. I have cut this timber (h x w x l) 5 and 8 cm x 20 cm x 140 cm (...)
April 9, 2018
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Pear Wood – Ideal Wood for Turning

Pear Wood – Ideal Wood for Turning

Pear wood is resilient and hard and perfect for woodturning. I bought this trunk which was situated near the place where I used to live 15 years ago. Tho wood is 90 years old and (...)
March 29, 2018
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Nice Texture of Plum Wood

Nice Texture of Plum Wood

I would like to share this nice texture of plum wood that has been sitting in the workshop for a while so I do not know whether it cracks or not. If not, this could be a nice bowl. The

March 28, 2018
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Unique Texture of Plum Wood

Unique Texture of Plum Wood

This is the other half of the plum wood, a rough turned bowl see the previous news. The sapwood and heartwood create together a unique texture. Unfortunately the pith is partly damaged but I have a few dry plum centers

March 13, 2018
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Plum Bowl – interesting wood

Plum Bowl – interesting wood

I got this wood from my friend. There are lot of beautiful kinds of wood but I am always amazed by plum wood, which has lots of shades and colours. This bowl is 27 cm in diameter and 10 cm

February 13, 2018
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A walnut bowl finished with tung oil

A walnut bowl finished with tung oil

This is the final look of the bowl I have showed in the video see Home. This method is time consuming but it gives the bowl an interesting look and a pleasant feel. Wood should be perfectly sanded and several

February 8, 2018
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Plum Wood Bowl – finish

Plum Wood Bowl – finish

This bowl was showed in News at the beginning of December when oiling had begun. It is also found in Gallery. It is interesting as it has a “scar” across grains. I like the colours and texture but the real experience is the touch.

January 2, 2018
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A Poplar Lamp Shade

A Poplar Lamp Shade

This wood comes from a huge poplar tree with the diameter of 120 cm. The cross section wood looked beautiful and when I was putting this little piece into the car it was already dark so I did not see (...)
December 25, 2017
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