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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 05-23-2007, 07:51 PM Thread Starter
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Question Can I use this Wood?

Has anyone ever used this stuff its call Cholla wood?
I got from the arts and crafts section in Wal-mart. I don't know if they used any chemicals to clean it or if it will deteriate over time.
Please help.



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no.. its a dried cactus


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so it will deteriate?


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no.. it will deteriorate. but you were close!


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Then why can't I use it?


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its a dried cacti, not real wood only dried cellulose. it will eventually soften and go to pieces

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Then why can't I use it?
i was just making fun of bad spelling...sorry. it will fall apart underwater in short time, DO NOT USE IT.


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I see so you want to make fun of me is that how it is?


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aaaaahhhh.......? and what is one expected to say in response to that? hahhaa

back on point....np


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i was just making fun of bad spelling...sorry. it will fall apart underwater in short time, DO NOT USE IT.
Well, I for one got a chuckle out of it.
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