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#1 posted 11-06-2017 11:53 PM

Looks like a Peacock.

-- Its not a crack, its a casting imperfection.

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#2 posted 11-07-2017 12:05 AM

Definitely unique.

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#3 posted 11-07-2017 12:07 AM

I had something similar recently. Looks to me like some sort of redwood. Maybe burl?

-- Dale Miller Modesto, CA "I can do all things through him that strengtheneth me." Philippians 4:13. "Woodworking minus patience equals firewood."

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#4 posted 11-07-2017 12:09 AM

Peacock eyes was exactly what came to mind.
Resembles cedar in color and density.
I was told its a redwood.

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#5 posted 11-07-2017 12:09 AM

Peacock alder. 100%.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#6 posted 11-07-2017 12:26 AM

Having trouble finding pics of peacock alder :/

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#7 posted 11-07-2017 01:12 AM

Not sure what species this is also :(

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#8 posted 11-07-2017 05:08 AM

Peacock alder is super rare.

That there is Birdseye alder.

-- Shooting down the walls of heartache. Bang bang. I am. The warrior.

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#9 posted 11-07-2017 05:49 AM


That there is Birdseye alder.

- TheFridge

Nailed it! Good eye, Fridge.

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#10 posted 11-07-2017 07:18 PM

I’d say quaking aspen… :-Z
Just kidding. I don’t know.

-- Pete

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#11 posted 11-07-2017 07:37 PM

Looks like Birdseye western red cedar.

-- Bill M. "People change, walnut doesn't" by Gene.

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#12 posted 11-07-2017 07:51 PM

Long running joke about all Wood ID’s as Alder ….

Youve got some interesting lumber there but i havent a clue what either is. Redwood is likely a good thought.

-- Its not a crack, its a casting imperfection.

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