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****Help Identify?****
« on: April 29, 2018, 09:57:57 PM »
A guy at work gave me some logs that have been on the ground for about a year and a half. I'm somewhat new to sawmilling.  I've had my Woodmizer LT15 for just over a year now so I'm still learning all I can. Anyway, I had a pretty good day sawing and thought I would share some photos from today's
mill day.  

I'm not 100% positive but I think what I sawed was white oak & poplar.  The land owner didn't know what all was in the piles so I just picked out what
looked good. I may go back for more if you guys give me great feedback.  I would appreciate any advice on what I have sawed.  Thumbs up or thumbs down.  Most of the white oak I milled at 8/4 and 9/4 and the poplar at 3-1/2" square.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Re: White Oak & Rainbow Poplar?
« Reply #1 on: April 30, 2018, 04:28:34 AM »
No idea what your wood is but it's beautiful!  Go back and get every stick, mill it, dry it, and sell it for a small fortune.  Gary
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Re: White Oak & Rainbow Poplar?
« Reply #2 on: April 30, 2018, 07:07:37 AM »
The first wood pictured is hickory.
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Re: White Oak & Rainbow Poplar?
« Reply #3 on: May 01, 2018, 12:26:16 AM »
Hard to tell.  The first one, in pics 2 and 3 makes me think cottonwood.  I would have to see the bark.  Got a pic of one of the slabs?  
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