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Xtreme90

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10-08-2009 04:11 PM

Topic tags/keywords: green wood question

Hey fellow wood workers,

I have a question about green wood? A living tree let’s say a hard cherry the moisture inside of it when it has been cut into boards, is that moisture sap? Or is it water?

Thanks.

-- "I don't cut wood. I machine it!" G.M. The wood machinest


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#1 posted 10-08-2009 04:24 PM

It would be sap when it was cut down but as it drys water would be what was evaporated the minerals and sugers would remain in the wood cells

-- You don't have to be crazy to work with juniper, but it sure helps.

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#2 posted 10-08-2009 05:07 PM

good question good answer

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