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Kaleb the Swede

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12-29-2014 10:48 PM

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Is the wood even worth saving? Or is it rotted you think?

For 70 Bucks for that much walnut I am ready to hop in my truck first thing in the morning

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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#1 posted 12-29-2014 10:53 PM

I’d say check it out for sure

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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#2 posted 12-29-2014 10:54 PM

I would at least need to check it out. That’s a lot of walnut for $70.

-- Bill R

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#3 posted 12-29-2014 10:57 PM

Even if it planes out so half is usable…it seems like a good deal…..and almost certainly you could make some half inch stock too…make some segmented boxes with this and some Maple?????
I’d buy it if I were you…

-- Mike

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#4 posted 12-29-2014 11:18 PM

Sweet deal on walnut, should not last long.

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#5 posted 12-29-2014 11:35 PM

Doesn’t look too bad, especially if it’s been held off the ground it shouldn’t be rotten. Seems like an ok deal for $70.

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#6 posted 12-30-2014 12:46 AM

I say go look. If its no good for furniture, you may have the first walnut bench as it would be cheap wood for that and looks to be enough as well. It would work for that at the least. I say go for it.

-- In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.

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#7 posted 12-30-2014 02:26 AM

I would jump on it.

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

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#8 posted 12-30-2014 03:10 AM

Too late…....already sold. Thanks again all

-- Just trying to build something beautiful

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