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Leyland Cypress????

by msinc
posted 10-16-2018 01:07 AM


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Aj2

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#1 posted 10-16-2018 01:39 AM

Yes I have used Leyland Cypress very aromatic wood. I think it was 3 trunks, air dried very nicely be sure to remove the bark it will attract the beetle that usually kills the tree before it gets big.
Here’s proof a simple cabinet from some of the wood.

-- Aj

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#2 posted 10-16-2018 02:11 AM

Yes. Seal the ends ASAP if not done already.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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msinc

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#3 posted 10-16-2018 02:19 AM

Thank you gentlemen for the information…I will seal the logs first thing in the morning.

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#4 posted 10-16-2018 02:22 AM

FYI, when using, Mind the grain direction as best as you can and the bald cypress I use hates low angle planes.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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