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Re: Why we're blue
« Reply #40 on: December 10, 2015, 11:27:11 am »
Well the loggers won't make the mistake that they can cut the blue "trees" more than once..  ;D
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Re: Why we're blue
« Reply #41 on: April 04, 2016, 09:59:24 pm »

I always thought that the blue was because LogRite is based in CT and everybody knows CT's state color is blue  ;)

I thought that the blue paint for marking trees is pretty well standard across the nation...folks around here mark property lines with red, surveyors blaze trees with red too.
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Re: Why we're blue
« Reply #42 on: April 06, 2016, 03:10:57 pm »
I used about 90 percent blue for marking timber/TSI and also property lines as the blue paint I sold would last in some cases 15 yrs on prop lines.
Unfortunately the company that now makes it want 25 bucks a gallon.
Never had a problem with cutters confusing properly marked timber trees with boundary 3 stripe marks.
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