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Old 09-19-2017, 04:53 PM
IBKuz IBKuz is offline
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Originally Posted by Mark Hatcher View Post
Thanks! Yes it's Purpleheart. I am making an all out spec of each of my models like I did with the Olivewood Penelope (but very different stylings). That Purpleheart is for when I do the Josie small jumbo. I'm currently working on the Greta and will start up a build thread on that one in a couple of weeks.
Woohoo ... do I win anything for guessing right?

Over 30 years ago I bought some Purpleheart for a project at school that was that bright. Here it is now, it was used as an inlay with Red Oak.

As this was an oil finish, it oxidized quite a bit. A very deep purple that looks great in person in the sunlight.
Ian K.

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