003 - Materials we love and hate to work with.

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Recording Date: 6/14/2020

Title: Favorite/Least Favorite materials to work with

Guest: N/A

Introduction

What are we working on?

  • Bob
    • Daughter’s Jeep
  • Rebecca
    • The cat update
  • Mike
    • Finished first French cleat wall
Main Topic
  • Bob
    • Favorites
      • Bethlehem olive wood. Check your local TJ Maxx for Olive wood cutting boards
      • Masur Birch
    • Least Favorite
      • Antler
  • Rebecca
    • Favorites
      • Far too many to list here
    • Least Favorites
      • Cocobolo and black ash, because of allergies
  • Mike
    • Favorites
      • Huon Pine. Nice buttery color, very easy to turn. Great wood to teach how to turn a pen. Typically not found in the US, but it is available through Ebay and Etsy.
    • Least Favorite
      • Inlace Acrylester. Apparently, a chord was struck on this one as all three hosts agreed that Inlace Acrylester is the devil itself. It chips and blows out way too easily. Bob recommended a sharp HSS tool and lowering the speed of the lathe.
Social Media Information

Bob’s Social Media Outlets:

  • Instagram @rjbwoodturner
  • YouTube RJBWoodTurner
  • YouTube WhatchaDoinBob

Rebecca’s Social Media Outlets:

  • Facebook Rebecca DeGroot
  • YouTube Rebecca DeGroot
  • Instagram @rebecca_degroot
  • Website www.rebeccadegroot.com
  • Etsy RebeccaDeGrootStudio

Mike’s Social Media Outlets

Dad Jokes

  • Bob
    • My neighbor suggested I put horse manure on my strawberries

I tried it, and I have to tell you, I’m sticking with whipped cream

  • Rebecca
    • Where should you stand in a cold room?In a corner! It’s usually about 90 degrees.
  • Mike
    • My friend said what rhymes with orange.I said, No it doesn’t!

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