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    Default Western Red Cedar Billet

    Looking for suggestions to find a couple red cedar billets. Thanks

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    Default Re: Western Red Cedar Billet

    What size?

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    Default Re: Western Red Cedar Billet

    Quote Originally Posted by Jeff Hildreth View Post
    What size?
    Perhaps 2x6x20 Quartersawn for re-sawing
    A little extra for armrests

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    Default Re: Western Red Cedar Billet

    I use red cedar for strip built canoes. Our local lumber yard carries 2X6X (what ever length you want). I might have to dig through some piles but can usually find some decent material. You might want to see what's available if you have a local lumber yard.
    Charley

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    Default Re: Western Red Cedar Billet

    Your intended use ? Mandolin tops ? or other?

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    Default Re: Western Red Cedar Billet

    Just located and arranged. Thank you
    Yes the intended use is for mandolin tops

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