Cherry and Oak

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Cherry and Oak

Postby kenturkey89 » April 9th, 2012, 8:09 pm

Here's two pots I just finished up this weekend. The first is an oak slate over maple. I've worked with oak before but have never turned it before, but I was really impressed with how it turned out. Maple is quickly becoming one of my favorite soundboards and it compliments the oak nicely. I was very impressed with that pot. The oak is 210+ years old with a tight grain pattern and wonderful color. The second is a cherry slate over cherry that's for a friend here in KY. Thanks for looking!!
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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby xcal1ber » April 9th, 2012, 11:54 pm

Good looking call!!
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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby Steve_In » April 10th, 2012, 9:05 am

They are both fine looking calls. :D
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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby BluMtnGobbler » April 14th, 2012, 7:05 am

Great looking calls!

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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby dewey » April 14th, 2012, 10:31 pm

Great looking calls Brian.

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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby WillowRidgeCalls » April 15th, 2012, 11:35 am

Great job on them Brian. ;)

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Re: Cherry and Oak

Postby Dixie Belle » April 17th, 2012, 6:03 pm

Those are very nice. I love the old aged woods like your oak, it seems that they create a sweeter sound.
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