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Forum topic by Matthewrbl posted 1883 days ago 1659 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Matthewrbl

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1883 days ago

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Does anyone know of a wood that has a bluish tinge to it?


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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1883 days ago

Some pine has blue streaks.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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#2 posted 1883 days ago

several years ago i purchased what is called blue mountain pine, it has hews of blue with some also of grey, its a beautiful wood…of coarse its a soft wood , but if it doesn’t matter you might look for that..grizzman

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David Freed

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#3 posted 1882 days ago

I have seen some poplar logs that would saw out some boards almost completely blue. The blue is mineral stain and I don’t think it fades out. The problem is, when the lumber looks like that, it is almost always goes into pallets or hidden furniture parts and the general public never sees it.

-- David, Southern Indiana

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#4 posted 1882 days ago

Come to British Coilumbia where the pine beetle has killed off 1,000s of acres of pine – denim pine is what the marketers call it.

-- Phil in British Columbia

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