Red Birch, “heartwood” of the Yellow Birch tree. A visually pleasing hard wood, a little tricky to work, but with sharp tools and patience you can win the day. (patience is not my long suit) Surface finishing is the tedious part, but that’s a few days away.
A new load of lumber, filled with promise: You just cannot have enough clamps. (hint for Christmas booty) Many hands make light work, thx Sean. My favorite part of the project .. letting the glue dry .. Oh and look, its 5 past Tea-Time