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Senior used to cut his own balsa for the MAL kit planes
There was a room with a couple of band saws & shapers and floor to ceiling balsa strips, sheets, and planks. You couldn't even walk around it was so chock-a-block. The lawyer sold all the balsa to a part-time RC plane maker. The first day he spent just getting into the room. He's worked weekends for at least 10 days sorting, packing, and removing stock. I think he's bitten off more than he can chew - and he realizes it. He has burned out a shopvac sucking up saw dust. There is a second stack in the warehouse that he hasn't touched. The tools have been sold, for the most part.
What do you need? Special shapes or sizes?
Balsa burns, but doesn't support combustion. We've threatened to get rid of it that way.
Funny story in a sad kind of way. A couple of weeks after he was admitted to the care facility we got a letter from him addressed to the shop. He cited a 2015 article in a hobby shop retailer magazine saying that Dragon kits were a good buy, we should all read it. We should also buy $150 worth of balsa for the shop. No sizes or quantity, Just get 150 worth. There is a couple thousand going out the door at bargain basement prices.
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