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Topic tags/keywords: maple question tip resource

I am new to the woodworking world and try to find out what wood this is

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#1 posted 02-24-2013 01:14 PM


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#2 posted 02-24-2013 01:45 PM

I’ll second that, definitely looks like maple.

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#3 posted 02-24-2013 02:11 PM

Probably maple. Commonly used.

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#4 posted 02-24-2013 02:19 PM


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#5 posted 02-24-2013 02:28 PM

Why didn’t the poster just look at the label in the home center?

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#6 posted 02-24-2013 02:32 PM

If you can drive a pipe into it in February and get sweet sticky stuff in the bucket under the pipe, it’s maple.

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