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Posted on Tips & Tricks: Insects in the Wood?

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#1 posted 09-05-2011 05:37 PM

mmh – i’m with you on both the boric acid and the alcohol. isopropyl on a rag in a trashbag with the wood. don’t know the flashpoint but i’ve never had my lumber explode. boric acid in powder form can be mixed with a number of liquid bases and when the liquid evaporates the boric acid remains in the pores of the wood. thanks for bringing up the topic—- serves as a good reminder to pick through your wood and make sure you don’t have any uninvited guests…

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