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Forum topic by Andybb posted 04-11-2019 12:44 AM 296 views 0 times favorited 7 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Andybb

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04-11-2019 12:44 AM

Definitely not Alder. :-)


Thanks in advance.

-- Andy - Seattle USA


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WDHLT15

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#1 posted 04-11-2019 01:02 AM

It is red oak. Note the highly visible medullary rays, a characteristic of all the oaks.

-- Danny Located in Perry, GA. Forester. Wood-Mizer LT40HD35 Sawmill. Nyle L53 Dehumidification Kiln. hamsleyhardwood.com

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#2 posted 04-11-2019 01:04 AM

yippers looks like RO to me

best of luck
Rj in az

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#3 posted 04-11-2019 01:04 AM

Excellent! Thanks. Good to know. The internet is a wonderful thing. :-)

-- Andy - Seattle USA

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#4 posted 04-11-2019 02:07 AM

I agree with all of the above.

It will also test whether or not you have sharp tools for working it.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#5 posted 04-11-2019 02:18 AM

Sounds like I need to decide to kill a blade or buy a blade. Probably both.

-- Andy - Seattle USA

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#6 posted 04-11-2019 03:33 AM

As always ALDER- FRIDGE- where are you?

-- Desert_Woodworker

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#7 posted 04-11-2019 03:49 AM



As always ALDER- FRIDGE- where are you?

- Desert_Woodworker


Good question. ;-)

-- Andy - Seattle USA

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