Simple way to Ebonize Wood Veneer

Many times a darker veneer is required and the cost of some can be quite high. Here is how I enbonize my veneers when I want a standout character from the veneers I'm using on any given job. Creates great contrasts when used with the same timber throughout as in this case of Amboina.

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Please watch: "Blacksmith forging a hook"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DOGrwNiuqwU
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