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Forum topic by rwe2156 posted 05-24-2017 11:18 AM 1281 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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rwe2156

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05-24-2017 11:18 AM

Going to look at 8/4 Ponderosa pine tomorrow he is asking 1.50.

The only pricing I could find was beams at ~ 1.00 which looked knotty.

I think the price is OK but I was going to offer him 1.25 on 200 BF.

What you all think?

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tomsteve

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#1 posted 05-24-2017 01:14 PM

cant hurt to ask. maybe ask,”any discount for volume purchase?”

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#2 posted 05-24-2017 01:47 PM

$1.50 for 8/4 clear pine (and I’m assuming dry) sounds reasonable to me. But I’m pretty new to the hobby. I could see him doing $1.25 on a large sale. But I don’t think I’d gripe about $1.50 if it’s all nice and clear. Less if it’s knotty.

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#3 posted 05-24-2017 05:11 PM

Doesn’t hurt to make offer

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