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  1. General Woodworking Discussion
    hello. first posting here. thanks in advance for any help. i have this wood log bed i recently inherited. i think it is very beautiful and unique, but i have no idea what type of wood it is. it seems that there are odd growths and marks from worms i believe, but i really am not sure. i have...
  2. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hi all, I've got a tripod table, late C19th.. Looks like fruitwood to me but i'm far from confident of that even- any ideas? Many Thanks, Tom
  3. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hi all, Can anyone help me identify this wood. I've tried a reference book but its old and with no pictures..any help/guesses would be much appreciated. Its an antique writing slope.. [Imgur](http://i.imgur.com/Wf95pIg) [Imgur](http://i.imgur.com/xr37jSX) [Imgur](http://i.imgur.com/rmXFK29)...
  4. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hi Everyone, I'd like to identify this wood. It's a door in our early 20th century house. First I thought it was pine, but it has a very curly grain that looks birch or something else. Please help. Thanks in advance!