Woodworking With Ebony
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In his article in Fine Woodworking #228, Garrett Hack marveled at the small stature of an ebony tree he encountered in Java some 30 years ago.'In a climate where trees grow year-round, this 90-year-old was about 11 in.
in diameter.' That slow growth goes a long way towards explaining why the species is so dense, and why it carries such a hefty pricetag.Any woodworker feeling the urge to experiment with this king of the tropical hardwoods would do well to heed Hack's tips on working it.
It all starts with machining-or the lack thereof...