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    Cut this 1 then tried something with the finish I had never done before. Used my torch to burn the wood a little around the cuts before applying a poly coat to it. Sorry for the crappy cell pic.

    Last edited by mudnutt; 10-17-2011, 07:50 PM. Reason: bad photo link

  • #2
    I like it Mudnutt. The burning around the cuts, I think gives the player more motion.
    Very nicely done

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    • #3
      Different, thanks for sharing your technique.
      "Still Montana Mike"

      "Don't worry about old age--it doesn't last that long."
      Mike's Wood-n-Things LLC

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      • #4
        Thanks for the props. I like it myself but not sure i'm in love with it, lol.

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        • #5
          I had cut a 2nd 1 and tried a 50-50 mix of lemon oil and paint thinner on it. Think it came out better then the last 1. I like how the grain got raised on this 1. Also no poly on it in this photo.



          Another bad cell pic
          Last edited by mudnutt; 10-17-2011, 07:50 PM. Reason: bad photo link

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