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  • Why are live edge slabs "so expensive"?

    I get asked this question a lot and wanted to document a few reasons why live edge slabs cost what they do. Let's review the steps required to prop...
  • Slabrador — live edge wood slab finder

    We recently launched a new website, slabrador.com, to help woodworkers find the perfect live edge wood slab for their project. We are currently showcasing over 8,000 slabs from eight premium domestic sawmills and lumber retailers.
  • Milling a 250 year old exhibition Douglas Fir

    We milled a large exhibition Douglas Fir log from the Exploratorium into unique live edge slabs measuring over 54" wide and 10" long.
  • Milling a giant sequoia redwood in Palo Alto

    We milled three large giant sequoia logs in Palo Alto that would have been chipped otherwise, recovering 20 beautiful live edge slabs.
  • Recycling a large claro walnut tree into live edge slabs

    We milled a large dead claro walnut log from a family farm in Dixon, CA, recovering 11 beautiful live edge slabs.