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Forum topic by athomas5009 posted 06-04-2014 04:39 AM 790 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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06-04-2014 04:39 AM

Does anyone know of a good eastern red cedar source? I’m looking to make a nice outdoor table and really prefer the look of aromatic / ERC over other cedars or other domestic rot resistant woods.

I found a couple good sources from out of state but the shipping is out of hand on quantities near or above 50bf. All the local places in SE MI only stock WRC or they want 4.5-7$ a bf for ERC. I was hoping to find some for around 2-3.50 a bf and decent shipping prices like bellforest.

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#1 posted 06-04-2014 11:39 AM

Cedarusa.com

This is my friend Richard. Very reasonable prices and will ship.

-- Danny Located in Perry, GA. Forester. Wood-Mizer LT40HD35 Sawmill. Nyle L53 Dehumidification Kiln. hamsleyhardwood.com

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#2 posted 06-07-2014 07:44 AM

+1 on cedarusa.com

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#3 posted 06-07-2014 11:55 AM

Am i reading this right? up to $7.00 bf, even at $2.50 bf. Wow !! I need to get into shipping cedar. Helped a friend the other day unload a stack. About 20 slabs, 2”x24”and wider x120” and 4” -5” x abt 30” x 120” all natural edge, very little sapwood . The sawmill kept the little stuff. Bring a truck, shiping on these bad boys whould break the bank !

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