Walnut sapwood and heartwood are mixed ( look at pic)

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Forum topic by Thaney9 posted 10-17-2016 11:05 AM 703 views 0 times favorited 1 reply Add to Favorites Watch
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10-17-2016 11:05 AM

Topic tags/keywords: black walnut sapwood heartwood unique slab slabs value walnut chainsaw mill

I milled up a pretty large walnut, all live edge slabs. And it’s all really unique with the sapwood grain and heartwood interchanging. I have no idea why it’s different then most of the walnut I see online. (New to forestry, I built a chainsaw mill with a stihl 084 and a 42” blade. All because a friend of mine cut a large walnut tree down and gave it to me. I new it was valuable. Now I would like to get the value out of it. I have 6-14’ long x 22”>16” wide x 2”>1” thick slabs.) please let me know why this is snd if it’s good. Also if your interested in a slab let me know.

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#1 posted 10-17-2016 12:40 PM

Looks like a nice normal piece of Walnut.


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