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Air dried storage
« on: September 21, 2017, 10:07:15 am »
I have about 1000 bd ft of 4/4 cherry that I am moving. It has air dried for 3+ years. Do I need to resticker it or will it be ok flat stacked?

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Re: Air dried storage
« Reply #1 on: September 21, 2017, 11:19:30 am »
OK to flat stack. 
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Re: Air dried storage
« Reply #2 on: September 23, 2017, 12:33:55 pm »
Flat stack, but if you have the means to band the stack, do so. Even a couple cheap ratchet straps would work from harbor freight.

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Re: Air dried storage
« Reply #3 on: September 24, 2017, 11:59:58 am »
I would worry about ants if it were outside, any water getting between the boards and it's ant candy.
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