Diamond in the Rough – As Finished

You may remember the Turkish Walnut stock in which, while cutting the wood, we found a foreign object trapped inside. Here are pictures of the finished product. The “diamond” makes this stock one-of-a-kind, indeed. Drop dead gorgeous. Amazingly...

Diamond in the Rough

While cutting this rifle stock from a highly figured blank of Turkish Walnut, we encountered a foreign object trapped within the wood. Much like the grain of sand that irritates the oyster to make the pearl, this stone was ‘swallowed’ by the root and stump...