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Help identifying wood

by Tito98
posted 02-09-2018 01:28 AM

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#1 posted 02-09-2018 01:35 AM

The left looks
Like Douglas Alder and the right looks like Alder Pine.

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#2 posted 02-09-2018 02:11 AM

Yeah, the Fridge’s “Douglas Alder” = Douglas Fir

Softwood, in the Spruce/Pine/Fir category. I think Douglas Fir is a good guess.

Looks like some crappy 2nd growth stuff that I like to avoid working with.

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#3 posted 02-09-2018 02:37 AM

both douglas fir. can have very wide-ranging differences in growth ring sizes.

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#4 posted 02-09-2018 02:47 AM

Ok, thanks all! Was hoping for something other than that answer, but I’m sure I will find something to use it on. Thanks again everyone!

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