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Author Topic: I.D on a few logs (beginner!)  (Read 302 times)

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Offline NickZ

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I.D on a few logs (beginner!)
« on: March 17, 2017, 08:14:36 pm »
Hey guys, I think I have two different species here. It's been sitting outside for a year. The logs are all I have to go on. They were cut in the suburbs of North Atlanta, ga. I was thinking maple, tulip poplar or maybe white oak? Theres a lot of pink coloration that's formed since I cut them on the logs that are spalting. Anyways, any input is much appreciated thanks guys

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Re: I.D on a few logs (beginner!)
« Reply #1 on: March 17, 2017, 08:22:45 pm »
Looks like one of the red oak family to me.
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Re: I.D on a few logs (beginner!)
« Reply #2 on: March 18, 2017, 05:56:37 pm »
I just milled a few of them and southern red oak seems to compare the best. Thanks for the help.