- Bamboo curing can be seen in pictures on Monty
Levenson's shakuhachi pages -- well worth an extended visit
<a href=http://www.shakuhachi.com target=new>http://www.shakuhachi.com</a><br><br><a href=http://www.shakuhachi.com/TOC-PJ.html target=new>http://www.shakuhachi.com/TOC-PJ.html</a><br><br><a href=http://www.shakuhachi.com/J-N-Harvest-00.html target=new>http://www.shakuhachi.com/J-N-Harvest-00.html</a><br><br>His photo album has pictures showing harvesting and
cleaning and eventual cooking of bamboo over charcoal
fires to bring the oils to the surface. The text in the
journal and accompanying the pictures (click numbers at
the bottom of the journal page) have information that
may be useful to you. <br><br>Also, click on the
Bamboo Resources page at
<a href=http://www.shakuhachi.com/TOC-Bamboo.html target=new>http://www.shakuhachi.com/TOC-Bamboo.html</a><br>for an extended journey through the world of bamboo.
- There's all kind of drawings with dimensions in the
file section. Just check it out.
--- michael beck wilkins <iain@...>
> all I want is some basic measurements to get goingLarry Odegard
> with, I have a
> lathe so can turn and bore the wood in one piece but
> I desperately
> need drawings with dimensions to get started
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