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Forum topic by Everett1 posted 503 days ago 601 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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503 days ago

Hi Folks,

Grabbed these logs since they looked like walnut with only the endgrain exposed.

Got to slice into one tonight, and, at least to me, doesn’t look or smell like Walnut.

Any ideas as to what it is? (or confirmation on Walnut?)

Thanks folks!


-- Ev in Framingham, MA

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#1 posted 503 days ago

The bark and the wood look like Walnut from here … light sapwood and dark heartwood … Hmmmm looks like a duck and walks like a duck … really beautiful grain paterns.

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#2 posted 503 days ago

Younger trees and branches of walnut look like that.

-- Fine Custom Woodwork since 1978

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#3 posted 503 days ago

I agree with the guys above. Looks like walnut.

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#4 posted 502 days ago


-- Danny, Located in Perry, GA, Forester, Wood-Mizer LT15 Sawmill

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#5 posted 502 days ago

Very green walnut.

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