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    Sorry to hear of your immense loss Bob Dreadful...

    Sorry to hear of your immense loss Bob
    Dreadful news
    Wishing you all the best during what is difficult time

    Log Dog
  2. Thread: Facebook fakes

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    Facebook fakes

    Had a friend request on facebook yesterday :cool:

    A lady in Los Angeles thought my profile was nice....hmmm!
    So silly me accepted her invitation :doh::~

    Obviously didn't know her from Adam.
    ...
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    Thank you RN for your thoughts Will take it all...

    Thank you RN for your thoughts
    Will take it all into consideration :;

    Log Dog :)
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    Mighty effort there Fekit Well done! Log Dog...

    Mighty effort there Fekit
    Well done!

    Log Dog :)
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    Thanks for that DJ...apparently a bit of flux...

    Thanks for that DJ...apparently a bit of flux applied is key too
    My brazing skills are very limited I must say.
    Fortunately my neighbours are skilled in the art thank goodness

    Have just found...
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    Lucas mill re-tipping blade

    For the brains trust...I have a question.:q

    As I now live outback and have no way of getting my blades professionally re-tipped any more...I have to look at doing them myself now :cool:

    Have...
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    Something different!

    Saw this online today
    Unusual design
    Thought worth posting

    Log Dog :)
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    Yes Paolo...I need to get organised and get you...

    Yes Paolo...I need to get organised and get you some samples :B

    Where and whom do I send them to?

    Log Dog :)
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    Bothembia50d is lurking now on the forum Has...

    Bothembia50d is lurking now on the forum
    Has similar birthdate as previous lurkers...weird
    He is banned too
    Will send p.m to DJ and Neil

    Log Dog :)
  10. Thread: More Salvage

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    Thanks Crowie :2tsup: 25 ton to go :doh:...

    Thanks Crowie :2tsup:
    25 ton to go :doh:
    Probably take me a year to.mill...I'm in no rush ! LOL

    Was taken back by the dark streaks...almost black in places
    Here's a few more pics

    Log Dog :)
  11. Thread: More Salvage

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    Milled a couple of billets so far Here's some...

    Milled a couple of billets so far
    Here's some quarter sawn boards
    Beautiful banding of black and brown tones
    So far so good :q
    Lovely stuff indeed!

    Log Dog :)
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    Couple more images of this wonderful forest ...

    Couple more images of this wonderful forest

    Log Dog :)
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    Buttresses in a Mabi rainforest

    Took these pics yesterday whilst strolling through some magnificent Mabi rainforest on the Atherton Tablelands Nth Qld.

    Red Cedar was abundant...they were growing everywhere!
    Along with Red and...
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    White Cedar stump

    Check out the compression lines on the side of this White Cedar stump

    The bark looks like a 'smith's chip'

    Can only imagine the fiddleback lurking inside!

    Log Dog :)
  15. Thread: Spotted Gum

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    'Old Blotchy' (as it is known by) is estimated to...

    'Old Blotchy' (as it is known by) is estimated to be skyward of 400 years old!

    Can only imagine the figure within :rolleyes:

    Log Dog :)
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    Hi Paul 'Backyard' Southern Silky Oaks are...

    Hi Paul

    'Backyard' Southern Silky Oaks are often the prettiest

    Hard grown they tend to develop birdseye characteristics

    Also seem to be much more colourful...so to speak
    Attaining...
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    Elegant design...beautiful veneer too Well...

    Elegant design...beautiful veneer too

    Well done

    Log Dog :)
  18. Thread: Spotted Gum

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    Hi Rod No haven't been there but sounds like a...

    Hi Rod

    No haven't been there but sounds like a place to visit!

    Just wonderful to see these living giants

    Makes you wonder how they avoided the axemans wroth all those years ago

    I guess...
  19. Thread: Spotted Gum

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    Hi Bob Located at Termeil in New South Wales ...

    Hi Bob

    Located at Termeil in New South Wales

    Log Dog :)
  20. Thread: Spotted Gum

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    Spotted Gum

    Now that's a Spotted Gum :o

    What a tree!

    Log Dog :)
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    Hi James Invest in a moisture meter if you can...

    Hi James

    Invest in a moisture meter if you can

    Purchase online as they are relatively inexpensive

    Your neck of the woods the e.m.c would be around 12% at a guess

    As a general guide a 1...
  22. Thread: Tree ID

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    Albizia lebbeck maybe? Popular cultivar this...

    Albizia lebbeck maybe?

    Popular cultivar this species

    Log Dog :)
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    They have all found good homes already...

    They have all found good homes already Nathan...sent off into the woodworking ether lol

    Camphor,Mango,Blackwood make up the bulk of it though

    Also Spotted Gum,Coastal Banksia and Cigar Box...
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    ...and a few more favourites :q Tough gig this...

    ...and a few more favourites :q

    Tough gig this milling :rolleyes:

    Log Dog :)
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    johknee...your interpretive analysis is 'gold'...

    johknee...your interpretive analysis is 'gold' :2tsup:

    Rorschach inblots they are :D

    Hilarious :U

    Thanks for posting mate.

    Log Dog :)
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    Hi Nathan Stoked you enjoyed the pics mate ...

    Hi Nathan

    Stoked you enjoyed the pics mate

    The colours are rich...not lacking in figure either :;

    I know you love your wood too!

    Thanks also for posting...much appreciated :2tsup:
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    Hi Ray 'Mango the Lion' is my pick too ...

    Hi Ray

    'Mango the Lion' is my pick too

    Fully realistic I agree :2tsup:

    Stoked you like them buddy

    Thank you for your posting
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    Couple more pics with bizarre grain Timber...

    Couple more pics with bizarre grain

    Timber never ceases to amaze me

    Log Dog :)
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    Sadly the tyranny of distance prevents me from...

    Sadly the tyranny of distance prevents me from being there

    But I fully encourage others to attend

    Salvage is king!

    I honestly applaud what you do

    Good fortune at your sale
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    Good karma timber! Great to see someone making...

    Good karma timber!

    Great to see someone making use of these logs that would otherwise end up in landfill or woodchipped

    Hope you sell it all

    Log Dog :)
  31. Thread: Qld Maple

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    Hey thanks Delbs! Some of it will be yours in...

    Hey thanks Delbs!

    Some of it will be yours in due course lol

    Getting a massive Qld Maple butt log cut into 8x8's so I can resaw it on my lucas

    It is around 2m across the base...a bloody...
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    I reckon they will need another 12 months minimum...

    I reckon they will need another 12 months minimum to season

    Possibly 2 years for the 75mm stuff

    Log Dog :)
  33. Thread: Qld Maple

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    Not yet a Delbs but won't be long mate Hoping...

    Not yet a Delbs but won't be long mate

    Hoping this year sometime

    You'll be the first to know!

    Log Dog :)
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    Wonderful generosity by David and others to such...

    Wonderful generosity by David and others to such a worthy cause...impressive stuff!

    Log Dog :)
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    Stookie...where is your respiratory mask? ...

    Stookie...where is your respiratory mask?

    Don't only protect your ears...your lungs are important too!

    Crikey :o

    Log Dog :)
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    The art of wood

    Butterfly matching can sometimes yield very interesting patterns of grain

    Here's a few of my favourites that I have milled over the years

    From' Blackwood Man' to 'Mango the Lion'

    The...
  37. Thread: Bit of Figure

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    Cleaned this off- cut up...not bad at all :q ...

    Cleaned this off- cut up...not bad at all :q

    Lovely mix of colours too

    Time to change the thicky blade though :B

    Log Dog :)
  38. Thread: Turnery wanted

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    Thanks for your reply Spin Doctor Because of...

    Thanks for your reply Spin Doctor

    Because of logistics I'll probably look at engaging someone from Nth Qld

    I should have mentioned this previously

    Townsville probably the southern limit for...
  39. Thread: Turnery wanted

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    Hoping these pics will allude to the quality I'm...

    Hoping these pics will allude to the quality I'm seeking

    Qld Maple the timber used in these examples

    Log Dog :)
  40. Thread: Turnery wanted

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    Turnery wanted

    Thought I'd start a new thread with this request

    Require some large platters and hollow vases turned

    Must be high end work...impeccably finished

    I will supply the wood

    WARNING...it will...
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    I require some large platters and hollow vases...

    I require some large platters and hollow vases turned

    Must be of high quality and finish

    Will supply the wood myself

    WARNING...it will be highly figured!

    Anyone interested in providing...
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    Google 'mobile sawmillers Brisbane' A wealth...

    Google 'mobile sawmillers Brisbane'

    A wealth of options revealed during my quick search

    Log Dog :)
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    Don't get too daunted with the process of milling...

    Don't get too daunted with the process of milling and seasoning timber

    Homebrand insecticidal surface spray works a treat :;

    Personally I would quartersaw the logs

    You'll lose board width...
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    Here's a pic of some Spotted gum I milled a few...

    Here's a pic of some Spotted gum I milled a few moons ago

    Quartersawn also

    It truly is a stunning timber imo

    Log Dog :)
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    Lyctid borers love this stuff! I would be...

    Lyctid borers love this stuff!

    I would be spraying the logs as well as end sealing

    Keep logs up off the ground as well

    Log Dog :)
  46. Thread: Bit of Figure

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    Cheers Peter I now have access to the...

    Cheers Peter

    I now have access to the container so I will organise some off cuts for you

    Thanks for being patient mate :;

    Log Dog :)
  47. Thread: Bit of Figure

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    For your information WP it is seasoned ...

    For your information WP it is seasoned

    Anything constructive to say?

    If not refrain from posting absurd comments!

    Log Dog :)
  48. Thread: Bit of Figure

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    Cranked the thicky up again this arvo This is...

    Cranked the thicky up again this arvo

    This is the result :q

    Really nice species this one

    Not too hard on the tools either :;

    Will make for some lovely boxes I reckon!
  49. Thread: Qld Maple

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    Here's a 4x4 dressed...nice figure too! Log...

    Here's a 4x4 dressed...nice figure too!

    Log Dog :)
  50. Thread: Qld Maple

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    Rod...with all the crap going on in the world...

    Rod...with all the crap going on in the world today

    Nothing better than to immerse oneself in photos of beautiful timber

    A reminder that the world is a wonderful place after all!

    Glad you...
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