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Author Topic: is this a cedar? which one?  (Read 239 times)

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is this a cedar? which one?
« on: April 14, 2021, 10:52:24 AM »
 

 

its in the high country of north carolina, thanks

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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #1 on: April 14, 2021, 10:53:44 AM »
I'd say red maple but I'm no expert

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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #2 on: April 14, 2021, 10:58:22 AM »
ok, thanks, i think i meant to type maple, i got confused

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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #3 on: April 14, 2021, 11:04:43 AM »
You bet! It's definitely a soft maple. Silver maple has a more shaggy plate like bark than red I do believe

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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #4 on: April 14, 2021, 11:39:47 AM »
ok, so good for inside use on furniture and stuff then.  thanks

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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #5 on: April 23, 2021, 08:11:46 PM »
Maple and certainly suitable for furniture!
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Re: is this a cedar? which one?
« Reply #6 on: April 23, 2021, 10:46:48 PM »
Soft Maples are still a hardwood, and perfectly OK for furniture. 

It's just softer than the "Hard" Maple species. 
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