Looking for Alabaster

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  1. gleber

    gleber Registered User

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    Does anyone know a good source for alabaster? I need a couple of pieces approximately 2.5" x 3.5" x 0.25". Also what is the best way to cut it?

    Thanks,
    Tom
     
  2. Joseph Bautsch

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    The source I have in my files is: Colorado Albaster, Colorado Alabaster Supply. I have always used a tile saw with a diamond blade. Harbor Freight, or Home Depot has the saws and blades.
     
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    When we cleared my Uncle's house the local auction room would not even take his alabaster topped tables and said to dump them.

    Based on that I would look at charity furniture shops.
     
  4. gleber

    gleber Registered User

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    Thanks for both suggestions.

    Tom
     

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