Free rough-hewn oak - Northern VA (20187)

  • Advertise with us

« back to Wood & Lumber forum

Forum topic by JoeinDE posted 09-09-2012 07:15 PM 1303 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
View JoeinDE's profile


444 posts in 3524 days

09-09-2012 07:15 PM

A friend of mine had a large oak felled in a storm. He cut up the tree with his chainsaw and requested that I ask the LJ community if there are any LJs in his area who might want some of this. See the pic. They are all large chunks.

Personal message me if you want the contact info for the person giving away the wood.


3 replies so far

View SSG's profile


39 posts in 2284 days

#1 posted 09-11-2012 11:32 PM

I was told wood from such a tree was unstable, is there any truth to this?

View JoeinDE's profile


444 posts in 3524 days

#2 posted 09-12-2012 03:36 AM

If the tree came down because out was rotting then it might be unstable, but this tree appears to have ben in pretty good shape when it was felled. So it should be as stable as any other oak.


View rance's profile


4266 posts in 3361 days

#3 posted 09-12-2012 04:47 AM

Good to see it get used.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

Have your say...

You must be signed in to reply.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics