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01-07-2014 04:28 AM

Topic tags/keywords: ironwood

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#1 posted 01-07-2014 04:38 AM

This looks great. Very limited wood options where I live…

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#2 posted 01-07-2014 04:40 AM

Price?

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#3 posted 01-07-2014 04:40 AM

that would make some very pretty boxes. how much ? what sizes do you have?

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#4 posted 01-07-2014 04:40 AM

Isn’t that very hard and tough to work?

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#5 posted 01-07-2014 04:45 AM

Isn’t that very hard and tough to work?

With Ironwood in the name I’m going to assume yes lol

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#6 posted 01-07-2014 04:48 AM

I have the sizes on the pieces. I have a few more. Ironwood sells for around $12 a lb… I am happy to hear offers.

Pm if you like.

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#7 posted 01-07-2014 04:52 AM

Yes ironwood is very dense. This has a good mix of sapwood and heartwood. The sapwood is also dense, but not as much as the heartwood. Also ironwood has a distinct smell as it is being worked.

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#8 posted 01-07-2014 05:01 AM

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#9 posted 01-07-2014 06:40 AM

I am selling a large flat rate box as full as I can get it for $150. The box I packed was about 22lb so about $7/lb. Ironwood is about 6-7lb per bf. These are estimates. I hope this helps.

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#10 posted 01-09-2014 06:55 PM

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