Turning Archive 2004

Subject:
What's hickory like?

Bud Gabaree
>I've been offered a straight-as-an-arrow hickory log, 35 feet long, about 25" in diameter. I haven't fiddled with hickory on the lathe, is it worth my time and effort to mill this thing into blanks?
Thanks in advance for your opinions
Bud

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