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Time-lapse – turning a nearly 10″ Ficus bowl

| April 24, 2010

I have a large pile of large logs of Indian Laurel Fig (Ficus microcarpa), AKA Chinese Banyan, AKA Cuban Laurel, AKA Green Island Fig. I recently manually resawed one of these in half (took nearly 2 hours over 2 days!), and cut out a 9-7/8″ circle about 2.5″ thick from the crotch area of one. […]