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Dick, & Barb Cain

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2337 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: resource

I did a search this morning, & found this wood identification site.

Exotic Olive wood.
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Here’s a good one for tree identification in the winter.

I’d like to share this with all of you.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1


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GaryK

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#1 posted 2337 days ago

Great site, but takes forever to load the first page.

He’s been collecting that information for a long time.

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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Zipsss

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#2 posted 2337 days ago

I have a few mystery woods of my own.This a great site. Thank you.

-- Zipsss

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Mario

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#3 posted 2337 days ago

Thank you for the link… Again. You have quite a few that you have contributed Thank you.

-- Hope Never fails

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PanamaJack

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#4 posted 2337 days ago

That is a great help for us Dick, thanks a bunch! It was a lot of work for him that’s for sure.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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jude

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#5 posted 2336 days ago

cool find Dick! thanks for sharing.

-- life can always be weaved into a song.

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Scott Hildenbrand

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#6 posted 2336 days ago

Oh wow.. First page is the ONLY page.. No wonder it takes so long to load..

Good resource none the less.

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HallTree

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#7 posted 2336 days ago

Another site is: www.woodworking.org/WC/woodsampler.html

-- "Hold on to instruction, do not let it go; guard it well, for it is your life" Solomon

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rikkor

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#8 posted 2336 days ago

Thanks Dick, got ‘er bookmarked.

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Teri

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#9 posted 2336 days ago

Thanks Dick. I had a piece the other day that I couldn’t identify, and I mentioned to my husband that there had to be something out there on the Web. But then I forgot about it. This is perfect.

-- Teri, Kokomo, IN

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Tony

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#10 posted 2331 days ago

Excellent site – thanks for posting

-- Tony - All things are possible, just some things are more difficult than others! - SKYPE: Heron2005 (http://www.poydatjatuolit.fi)

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Sam Yerardi

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#11 posted 2331 days ago

Thanks Dick!

-- Sam

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Blake

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#12 posted 2330 days ago

Wow, that’s a lot of species! Thanks!

-- Happy woodworking! http://www.openarmsphotography.com

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John Harris

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#13 posted 1628 days ago

Has anyone visited a good site that also includes what the tree looks like when alive. I am especailly interested in the bark. I would like to start milling my own wood, but first need to know how to identify fallen trees or abandoned logs.

Any help?

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Todd46

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#14 posted 1628 days ago

I am thinking the same thing John ,need to know what they look like before they are sawn.

-- toddmoore@conconcorp.com

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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#15 posted 1628 days ago

I googled, & this one is pretty good.#

There are many others, I just Googled, Tree ID by bark.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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