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Anyone have any stashed away they would part with??? Really wanting a 4in wide piece or larger if possible?
 

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I have a nice piece but I have to find it. If memory serves it’s 6-8 wide and maybe 18” in length and 2” thick. If you can bare with me I will look for it but going out of town for the 4th and maybe a little extra. Jim
 

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O that sounds pretty awesome ya lemme know definitely would like to see
 

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These are about 20y air dried. I've used about a dozen over the years - they will be a marbled magenta when cut, then fade to black over about six months. I have worked with other bois de rose that is a hotter pink and fades slower. So if you are looking for tone wood, good fit. For color, probably not.
 

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These are about 20y air dried. I've used about a dozen over the years - they will be a marbled magenta when cut, then fade to black over about six months. I have worked with other bois de rose that is a hotter pink and fades slower. So if you are looking for tone wood, good fit. For color, probably not.
I am kinda looking for color and a wider piece but I'm also kinda obsessed with this stuff whats your asking price on this or these I still might be interested. Still trying to find something else for your pink ivory haha!!
 

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As always, would prefer trade. But say $50 each plus shipping, probably have five or six I'd sell.
 

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Just FYI still haven’t been home to look but I know mine is pretty dark as well. Will holler when I finally get there to look. And will harbor no ill if you get somewhere or somehow else. Jim
 

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Just FYI still haven’t been home to look but I know mine is pretty dark as well. Will holler when I finally get there to look. And will harbor no ill if you get somewhere or somehow else. Jim
Np I'm patient and currently making hay and straw so I understand busy lots of stuff I need it be packing up myself!
 
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