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09-21-2016 04:39 PM

Hello all. First post so I hope I’m doing this right. Anyway I found these large rounds at a neighbors house the other day and I’m wondering what kind of tree this is.. the biggest rounds in there are 32 inches in diameter! If anyone has a clue I would appreciate it.


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#1 posted 09-23-2016 03:21 AM

Without leaves or closeup of wood grain it’s tough to make a guess. Bark could be an oak of some kind?

-- Nathan, TX -- Hire the lazy man. He may not do as much work but that's because he will find a better way.

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#2 posted 09-23-2016 11:23 AM

Red oak or elm?

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#3 posted 09-25-2016 09:06 PM

Possibly maple too

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#4 posted 09-25-2016 10:06 PM

Too bad they cut less than 9’. You could have made some nice lumber out of the tree.

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#5 posted 09-25-2016 10:13 PM

I’m say’n Elm

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#6 posted 09-26-2016 11:54 AM

If it is elm, the latewood pores will be arranged in distinct wavy bands.

http://www.hobbithouseinc.com/personal/woodpics/_anatomy/ring%20porous/elm/_elm.htm

If it is there, you will see it easily.

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