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arbor vitae bow
« on: March 28, 2018, 05:09:49 PM »
one of my arbor vitae died. could you make a decent bow out of arbor vitae?  do you need to dry it out first?  or can you tiler it right away.

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Re: arbor vitae bow
« Reply #1 on: March 28, 2018, 08:29:21 PM »
I doubt it. It's basically white cedar. Brittle when dry.
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Re: arbor vitae bow
« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2018, 12:26:41 PM »
Yep, that was my first thought, too brittle.
But it's such a nice smelling wood you should try and make something out of it.

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