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Re: Material: Super wood
Date: 2/24/2018, 8:41 pm
In Response To: Material: Super wood (Thor)

Interesting article. I picked up some heat treated poplar/tulip today for accents on my kayak. I couldn't find any good walnut and this was 1/3 the price. The heat treatment turns it a chocolate color. I am assuming it will be a little more brittle and stiff. The color is supposed to be stable and the wood is very stable. I did read that sun light can turn the wood grey if it has not UV protection. We will see how it goes.

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Material: Super wood
Thor -- 2/24/2018, 9:45 am
Re: Material: Super wood
JohnAbercrombie -- 2/24/2018, 8:07 pm
Re: Material: Super wood
scottbaxter -- 2/24/2018, 8:41 pm
Re: Material: Super wood
scottbaxter -- 2/24/2018, 8:44 pm