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Forum topic by MichaelAgate posted 04-08-2012 08:38 PM 781 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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04-08-2012 08:38 PM

Topic tags/keywords: unknown wood nice figure help

Trying to figure out what type of wood this is. I only have a few pieces but they look so nice. Just wondering what it is.

-- Michael and Matthew


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#1 posted 04-08-2012 09:05 PM

Quarter sawn sycamore, no doubt

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#2 posted 04-08-2012 09:08 PM

I may not be as positive as Shane, but it does look like sycamore to me.

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

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#3 posted 04-08-2012 09:13 PM

Thanks guys! Here in Newfoundland we don’t see Sycamore; so it’s new to me. Looks to be a beautiful wood.

-- Michael and Matthew

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#4 posted 04-08-2012 11:46 PM

I dont know but it is very nice looking.

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#5 posted 04-09-2012 03:29 AM

1/4 sawn sycamore.

Steve

-- Steve in KY. 44 years so far with my lovely bride. Think I'll keep her.

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#6 posted 04-10-2012 12:22 AM

1000% sure that it is q-sawn sycamore.

-- Danny Located in Perry, GA. Forester. Wood-Mizer LT15 Sawmill. Nyle L53 Dehumidification Kiln

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