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idm1996

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03-25-2015 10:25 AM

Hello. I am clearing all the ironwood out of our maple bush. I am just wondering what the uses of it are. And if anyone would have any ideas on how to sell it. Thanks


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WDHLT15

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#1 posted 03-25-2015 11:49 AM

Tool handles. I doubt that you will find anyone willing to pay for it.

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#2 posted 03-25-2015 04:31 PM

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#3 posted 03-25-2015 08:41 PM

They used to use it for things like wagon wheel hubs.

I’d like to have some, actually.

-Paul

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#4 posted 03-25-2015 09:09 PM

It is wonderful to turn. I would like to see how much it would be to ship to me in the USPS priority boxes like the 12×12x6. How big is it?

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#5 posted 03-25-2015 10:54 PM


It is wonderful to turn. I would like to see how much it would be to ship to me in the USPS priority boxes like the 12×12x6. How big is it?

- Arlin Eastman

It is still in fresh cut logs it is mostly 5-8” in width.

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#6 posted 03-26-2015 12:25 PM

Used to make oxen yokes out of it

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#7 posted 03-26-2015 02:05 PM

Kitchen utensils? Sell it as an unbreakable spatula. Or were you looking to just sell the lumber?

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#8 posted 03-26-2015 02:44 PM

I would like to get a box of it too. Either trade you for it or buy

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#9 posted 03-26-2015 02:46 PM

Where are you? What state, city?

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#10 posted 03-26-2015 03:25 PM

I want a box or two also, I’ll trade or buy it from you if it isn’t too much, I am on a short leash lately.

-- Improvise.... Adapt...... Overcome!

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#11 posted 03-26-2015 03:28 PM

I’d like a box.
you can also join and post any for sale here,the turners love it.
https://www.facebook.com/groups/375083072535895/

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#12 posted 03-26-2015 03:50 PM

I think it’s good for making bows… If it’s straight, look up archery forums, and see if there is any interest.. ............. Jerry (in Tucson)

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#13 posted 03-26-2015 04:49 PM

also interested in a box

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#14 posted 03-26-2015 04:56 PM

Everyone that is interested in some message me and I will get back to you.

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#15 posted 03-26-2015 05:04 PM

Also I live in Ontario Canada. I checked for shipping costs and I can ship a 12×12x6 box full anywhere in states for $60 or less.

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