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Forum topic by Padre posted 04-11-2011 11:29 PM 1172 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Padre

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04-11-2011 11:29 PM

Where would I be able to get some cedar for some Adirondack chairs I would like to make? Thanks.

-- Chip -----------http://www.penmanchip.com-----------------Micah 6:8


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CharlieM1958

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#1 posted 04-12-2011 01:04 AM

Chip, Home Depot sells it in my area.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#2 posted 04-12-2011 02:04 AM

from a cedar tree…...LOL,,,had to padre….just had too…..are you wanting red cedar or white cedar..dont know if you have considered either or…...but just as charlie mentioned..or you might try to do a search in google for a lumber mill in your area, they usually sell it much cheaper then the box stores and it very well good be better quality…....or…as i first mentioned…try one of the local cedar tree’s…..lol,,,,i guess you didnt ask for a smarty pants did ya…lol…...grizz

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grizzman

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#3 posted 04-12-2011 02:06 AM

besides anyone who has a nice fishing boat as there picture…deserves a little ribbing…....cus i aint got one…..do i sis…...

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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#4 posted 04-13-2011 03:01 PM

For the nicest results you want to use western red cedar. Unlikely to find it at a retail outlet. Try here find a local producer. In New England we have Liberty Cedar in southern RI.

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