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Forum topic by Dadoo posted 12-17-2007 05:39 PM 1057 views 2 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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12-17-2007 05:39 PM

Topic tags/keywords: wood species

One of the guys here recently raised a question about staining poplar and in doing a little research I found this link, that you also might find useful.

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#1 posted 12-17-2007 06:09 PM


This is a helpful link. Thanks for sharing this!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#2 posted 12-17-2007 06:24 PM

The following link has actual photos and descriptions of many wood types.
Shows different grain angles and multiple individual pieces to show natural variation. Also shows “bogus” vendor photos from the internet. I think it is a very useful and informative website.

-- Leon -- Houston, TX - " I create all my own designs and it looks like it "

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#3 posted 12-17-2007 06:49 PM

Thanks for the link.


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#4 posted 12-19-2007 04:58 PM

Leon, That is an excellent link. I’ll have to add that one to my favorites! Thank you!

-- Bob Vila would be so proud of you!

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#5 posted 12-19-2007 05:12 PM

A couple of good links. Thanks.

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