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Project by mariva57 posted 620 days ago 999 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I want to know what name has this type of wood.
When I work this wood, dust irritates me the nostrils
of the nose and makes me sneeze.Thanks to all of you.

-- The common man thinks. The wise man is silent. The stupid man discusses.





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BinghamtonEd

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#1 posted 620 days ago

Black walnut? Dust from black walnut sure makes me sneeze.

-- - The mightiest oak in the forest is just a little nut that held its ground.

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Bagtown

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#2 posted 620 days ago

Maybe you’d like to post this in the forums?
You might see some responses there.

-- Mike - In Fort McMurray Alberta

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Abiqualumber

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#3 posted 619 days ago

Looks very similar to the Indian Laurel I use for segmented bowls.

-- Have you hugged your tools today?

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DouginVa

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#4 posted 619 days ago

Can’t tell by your pics…..too far away from wood. Cedar sometimes irritates the lungs but it doesn’t look like cedar.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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marines087

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#5 posted 619 days ago

Cedar makes me cough alot, so i usually wear a mask as you are supposed too, but walnut makes me sneeze a good bit.

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Jim Jakosh

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#6 posted 619 days ago

By the color and grain pattern, it looks like walnut. I use it a lot and don’t sneeze from it. I think I’ve developed an immunity!!..............Jim

What is that you’re making out of it?

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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Luke

538 posts in 1920 days


#7 posted 619 days ago

Posted in the wrong section but that’s okay for now. Looks like black walnut to me. But as others have said the pics aren’t good enough to really tell.

-- LAS, http://www.abettersign.com

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camps764

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#8 posted 619 days ago

I agree on Walnut…I have a love/hate relationship with walnut…I love th way it looks, hate the way it smells and what it does to my nose. Not only does it make me sneeze, if I don’t wear a respirator it burns like hell too.

-- Steve. Visit my website http://www.campbellwoodworking.com

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WoodenFrog

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#9 posted 619 days ago

I’d like to think Black Walnut tool.. but it does not bother me.
Better pics would be nice.
Also were did you get it, I have some Grandillio that looks a lot like it!
Grandilio can make you sneeze something fierce!

-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd

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Spindoctor

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#10 posted 613 days ago

To make the piece of wood larger, go to the tools in the upper right hand corner and you can enlarge the picture to 400% and get a pretty good look of the wood.

-- Lois, Keep calm and carry on~

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Nad

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#11 posted 549 days ago

Ipe – the tanon’s as in all exotics are very dangerous to breath in an will certainly cause any to sneeze repeatedly.

@ Steve Campbell Wow never heard of anyone who does not like the smell of fresh cut walnut!? amazing smell,
I hate Red oak smells like farmers field after being sprayed

Dan

-- Nad

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