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Forum topic by Flyingmonkey158 posted 08-08-2016 07:59 PM 408 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Flyingmonkey158

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08-08-2016 07:59 PM

Topic tags/keywords: wood type logs

I got this log the other day and am trying to identify what type of wood it it. I removed the bark and the texture under it on the outside of the tree is quite bumpy, the wood it self is very hard, with a light pink heartwood that turns quite red when staned and greyish sapwood. Can anyone help me identify it? It was on a golf course.

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#1 posted 08-08-2016 11:49 PM

Golfer wood lol. Just kidding some one will know lots of guys on here that love to play guess that wood. Its a pretty log whatever it is. Elm?

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#2 posted 08-10-2016 06:43 PM

I think I found it, Red Mallee, not sure but it seems to have the same colors and texture.

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#3 posted 08-11-2016 05:13 PM

I’m not sure about the bark, but that section on the last photo looks a lot like some Eucalyptus that my son got. It was difficult to get any decent sized pieces because it split unmercifully.

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