Wood ID please

  1. Wightsparks

    Wightsparks Forum Supporter

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    Finally sprucing up the boat to sell it, had these lurking around in the bilge for a while - they are a pair of untreated sliding doors hand made from solid wood, I think it may be beech but would like an expert eye before I flog them, please.

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  2. Mick Annick

    Mick Annick Member

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    Looks like oak to me
     
  3. Tangledfeet

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    Oak?
     
  4. eLuSiVeMiTe

    eLuSiVeMiTe Forum Supporter

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    My first thought was oak too.
     
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  5. chris pruteanu Member

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    Yep, definitely oak !
     
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  6. Yep, oak. Usually use oak or teak.
     
  7. Wightsparks

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    So, Oak then :laughing:

    Thanks all!
     
  8. pedrobedro

    pedrobedro Man at Matalan

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    Quercus
     
  9. steviec_lj

    steviec_lj Rust Welding Professional

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    Smart a*** :scared:
     
  10. The_Yellow_Ardvark

    The_Yellow_Ardvark If in doubt ask. Same rules for everyone

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    A Padded Cell.
    European Oak.
    AKA Foreign Didgrow.
     
  11. Wightsparks

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    Can't be, these were made long before Europe :laughing:
     
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  12. Ali

    Ali Member

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    Got a full pic of the doors and some sizes?
     
  13. The_Yellow_Ardvark

    The_Yellow_Ardvark If in doubt ask. Same rules for everyone

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    A Padded Cell.
    But they were "Stowed Away" in the bilge. So........
     
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  14. Wightsparks

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    The door is upside down not the pic! 141cm x 81cm roughly, they have rollers in them top and bottom


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