Selling "green wood''

Discussion in 'The Wood Market' started by JB Sawman, Feb 14, 2020.

  1. JB Sawman

    JB Sawman

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    I put a ad on the marketplace for Red Oak fresh sawn green lumber some quarter sawn and posted a picture I got a response said he would of been interested if i had not painted it green :headbang:I guess he did not like the log end coating another response was 'Is it kiln dried As Sheriff Buford T Justice said "What is this world coming to " this was the picture posted I thought it showed the lumber correctly just makes me wonder DSCN0316.JPG
     
  2. fox9988

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    I hate selling on the internet:
    What kind of wood is it?
    Is it seasoned?
    Would this be good for toothpicks?
    Would you like help selling this item?
    I have half a sack of hard qwick-crete and a flat tire, trade?
    Would you take $.50 for it?
    :hair::faint::headbang:
     
  3. DaveGunter

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    LOL, I just sold a couple of cars on CL, I put in the ad that if the ad is up then it's available and if your first question is " is it still available"? then I'm charging an extra $50
     
  4. fox9988

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    Vehicles are the worst.
    Questions: engine, transmission, 4x4, miles, how does it run, available, any problems, etc.
    My standard response is, the information is in the ad. Please read the ad.
     
  5. fox9988

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    And then the opposite perspective:
    “4 wheeler for sale“ with no other info.
    Any ad with no price.
    Are you that lonely? Do you enjoy answering the same obvious questions over and over?
    I don’t even bother replying if they can’t give basic info in the ad.
     
  6. T.Jeff Veal

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    That's some beautiful lumber
     
  7. JB Sawman

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    I did not think of that GREAT !!
     
  8. JB Sawman

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    Yes it came out real nice that log was sitting here for a year that anchor seal on the ends made all the difference no staining on the ends at all I cut the one sealed end off just to check that is why some of the boards are end sealed the other good part was that log was a tree service drop off did not cost me
     
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    :headbang::rofl: :lol::rofl: :lol::rofl: :lol::rofl: :lol::rofl: :lol:
     
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    Unfortunately that's a generic response to an ad on FB. Most people (apparently) don't know how to type in a personal reply. Nice lumber JB Sawman .:yes:
     
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    That's all from one log ?? I wish I had that stash.
     
  12. JB Sawman

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    Yes 1 log the one in my thread Quarter sawing this log
     
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    Happy Birthday Fox!
     
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