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04-19-2012 04:56 AM

I have never worked this kind of wood and have made plans to use it for a dining room table. Has anyone worked it and if you have what is your input? Thanks for any information guys and gals

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#1 posted 04-19-2012 07:18 AM

I wasn’t sure what it was so I looked it up, some good info here:

According to that link, it is very hard yet relatively easy to work and often used for furniture. It’s beautiful too. Looks like a winner.


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#2 posted 04-19-2012 08:18 AM

I think it’s more commonly known as lyptus. We just bought an outdoor glider made of lyptus, so it must be fairly rot resistant.

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