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Forum topic by Jason1974 posted 08-16-2017 03:45 AM 392 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Jason1974

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08-16-2017 03:45 AM

Can anyone tell me where I can find some Spalted pecan in currituck county, north carolina? Any input would be great. Thanks.


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#1 posted 08-16-2017 05:29 AM

All the pecan I’ve seen practically spalts on its own. Most of it was bucked to be firewood. I have a slab from a different source as well.

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#2 posted 08-16-2017 10:36 AM

Might try Craig’s list for firewood in your area for Pecan. Any wood laying on or near the ground can start spalting as little as six months in most parts of NC. Most tress left laying on the ground for more than two years become useless for turning.

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#3 posted 08-16-2017 10:56 AM

Thanks for the replies. I will keep an eye out on craigslist.

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#4 posted 08-17-2017 12:06 AM

I have some spalted pecan and it makes for a beautiful contrast with walnut.

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