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Tone wood back 2010 "Soil" project

posted 23 Jun 2014, 01:00 by Peter Grankulla   [ updated 26 Jun 2014, 05:57 ]
To match the top I plan to heat treat the back wood for 60 min in 150-160 °C. I'm not sure if this one was from Cremona but I had to negotiate to be able to buy it. I found it on a shelf where I was not supposed to look at. I promised the seller to make an excellent violin from it, and I'm for sure planing to make him amazed and a little bit jealous :)

Baked the wood in 160 °C until it stopped loosing weight; 2 hours and 15 min.

 wedge2012 start g 2 h 45 min % loss 
 A5835695277,4 % 
5687,6 % 

The wood did not change much in color