As soon as I cut the wood and got it home I painted the.........March 8 2017 at 11:55 AM
nced (Login SpringerEd)
Response to Wow Ed,! That's some nice looking wood! Good figuring.. I bet you can
end grain with several heavy coats of latex paint. No checking yet after 9 years upstairs in my NC garage.
By the way, I was kinda amazed how fast the chaon saw chain dulled when sectioning that large walnut trunk. The tree was growing in northern Virginia and I found occasional "limestone pebbles" that was embedded in the root. By the time the uprooted trunk was sectioned the chain had been sharpened so many times that the "sharp hooks" were little more than "sharp nubs"!