Patent Number: 7,201,193

Title: Process for treating wood with a mixture of garnet particles and glass beads

Abstract: A process for treating wood to create a worn appearance. The process involves impacting the surface of the wood with a mixture of garnet particles and glass beads sufficiently to cause the soft rings to wear away at a rate greater than the hard rings.

Inventors: Skendzel; Gary (Berthoud, CO)

Assignee: Loveland Screw Machine, Ltd.

International Classification: B27M 3/00 (20060101); B24C 1/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2019-04-10 0:00:00