A customer story: from Neil in Detroit, MI In the summer of 2012, a large Elm tree was cut down. I asked the tree crew to cut a slice (about 50" diam and 5" thick) at the very base just because it looked interesting. Then I investigated several methods of preservation (PEG, etc.) and discovered [...]
WoodWorkers Guild Of America used Pentacryl in this video, Making Log Cookie.
Ron Calverley posted this short video about Pentacryl Wood Stabilizer. "Treating green wood with "Pentacryl Wood Stabilizer" to prevent cracking. It really works!"
I was fighting a Silver Maple piece of rough turned very dry bowl blank and decided to give Wood Juice a try on that piece. I painted it on the wood with a brush and watched the stuff wick through the bowl on the end grain sections. I painted it on until the bowl would not accept [...]
I bought a quart of Pentacryl and used it on a hickory bowl that I had turned and set aside to dry in several paper grocery bags. The bowl distorted and cracked and I was about to discard it when remembered reading about Pentacryl on a blog posting. I used it on the bowl and [...]