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Forum topic by Dennis Mikulski posted 06-05-2013 11:08 AM 1333 views 0 times favorited 2 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dennis Mikulski

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06-05-2013 11:08 AM

I’m starting a outdoor project and the wood they say to use is Thermo-Treated wood. I read up about this wood but can’t find were I can get it. I called some of my supplers and they can’t find it also. My question to all is 1 have any one use it? 2 were did you find it? 3 what is the price of it?

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#1 posted 06-05-2013 11:35 AM

What is your project?

Wish I could help you on where to find it in the USA. However, I do know it is NOT recommended for decking. Thermo Treated wood loses a lot of it’s strength and does not do well when dirt AND water are present. The applications I have seen it used were primarily for its geometrical stability.
Sorry I can’t help more.

-- Just a man and his opinion.

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#2 posted 06-05-2013 01:41 PM

Scots man
The wood will be used for a potting bench.Outside in the weather I better look at other outside wood on the market. Thanks for your in put

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