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Call for consolidated set of SMALL wood samples for chatoyance

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Here are some more results:

ERC, from @2feathers Creative Making - PZC = 10.6 (similar to other samples we collected)
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ERC, from @phinds - PZC = 9.7 (similar to other samples we collected)
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Black Walnut, from @ScoutDog - PZC = 18.6 (within the range we found so far)
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Black Walnut, from @2feathers Creative Making - PZC = 21.4 (within the range we found so far)
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Santos, from @phinds - PZC = 12.3 (within the range we found so far)
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Wenge, from @phinds - PZC = 6.4 (even lower than usual)
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Meranti, from @phinds - PZC = 25.6 (higher than the range we found so far)
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Beech, from @phinds - PZC = 14 (the highest we found so far)
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Red Oak, from @phinds - PZC = 11.4 (within the range we found so far)
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Mulberry, from @trc65 - PZC = 13.6 (within the range we found so far)
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A nice Albezia from @phinds whom I trhank again:
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A couple of nice ones from various sources (Movingui and Imbuia):
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And finally, an impressive piece of acacia (no idea which one) wood flooring:
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Some more results from your samples :)

Butternut, from @phinds
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Osage orange (awesome!) from @2feathers Creative Making
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Honey locust from @trc65
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Then some nice stuff from around the world:
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Eucalyptus Viminalis
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Australian blackwood
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To give proper credit, the Osage orange came from @Eric Rorabaugh . This was some left over from a cleaver handle blank I got from him. And yes, it is awesome.
This is the thread where I used the rest of the Osage orange.
 

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Nice stuff indeed. I if were to give it a name, I would rather call it "Osage Yellow", but it is a fantastic golden yellow!
 

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Some more results from your samples :)

Butternut, from @phinds
View attachment 231470

Osage orange (awesome!) from @2feathers Creative Making
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Honey locust from @trc65
View attachment 231468

Then some nice stuff from around the world:
Purple gidgeeView attachment 231471

Eucalyptus Viminalis
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Australian blackwood
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the Eucalyptus Viminalis, has the same block mottle or beeswing pattern that we have in our blue ghost eucalyptus landscape trees here in las vegas

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