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Forum topic by Drew posted 1401 days ago 850 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Drew

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1401 days ago

http://www.stumpstove.com/

Kinda cool. I think I would like to try this.

Looks like Elm to me. Anyone know for sure, or have a good guess?

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#1 posted 1401 days ago

Here’s a good source for checking out wood

http://www.hobbithouseinc.com/personal/woodpics/

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1401 days ago

Thanks for the link but it doesn’t really apply to this thread.

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#3 posted 1401 days ago

That’s pretty cool. That would be great at campouts.

Some Elms smell like pee when you burn them so I would test burn a piece first if you make your own.

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#4 posted 1401 days ago

Looks more like some big pine to me. Note the large wormy areas on the outer sapwood…see a lot more of this on pines than on elms. Interesting little device – wonder how much they cost.

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#5 posted 1401 days ago

The more I look at it, the more I wonder if it is cedar.

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