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Old 11-02-2011, 03:43 PM   #1
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Old 11-02-2011, 07:20 PM   #2
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Prices for that wood is probably on a similar scale from the cheapest to the most expensive.


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Prices for that wood is probably on a similar scale from the cheapest to the most expensive.
Black walnut and North American cherry are probably the most expensive of the US domestic hardwoods.
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Black walnut and North American cherry are probably the most expensive of the US domestic hardwoods.
I have used both of those in woodworking. The walnut stinks when cut and is very difficult to use.
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Find one that has native mesquite. It is running 2345 ish on the hardness scale and mesquite is 150% as stable as Brazilian cherry. Price some mesquite out some day.
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Where's my Oregon fir?
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Where's my Oregon fir?
Its still in Oregon!! What part of Michigan is oregon in?

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Where's my Oregon fir?
So fir down it's off the scale?
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Its still in Oregon!! What part of Michigan is oregon in?

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So fir down it's off the scale?
...but we have so much of it.
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so fir down it's off the scale?:d
Ha ha ha good one!


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