Meet the Beetles

osagebow Posted By osagebow, Apr 21, 2013 at 8:55 PM

  1. osagebow

    osagebow
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    Got a couple loads for my neighbor today, one included a chestnut oak that has been down several years. I've seen a lot of borer larvae, but never adults inside a round. 4 where jammed together in this split.

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    The 2 loads we took - s 10 was kinda groaning here

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    soft Maple, odds/ends and some firepit wood
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  2. BrotherBart

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    They love you yeah, yeah, yeah.
     
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  3. osagebow

    osagebow
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    Only three in the pic - Ringo wandered off to a nearby mushroom:cool:
     
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  4. BrotherBart

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    He saw her standing there.
     
  5. BrotherBart

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    Sir or madam do you see my wood
    Took me hours to split
    And it's filled with bugs

    Maple back rider
     
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  6. ailanthus

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    I see you got that splitter you had your eye on - Nice!
     
  7. Applesister

    Applesister
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    So I lit a fire
    Isnt it good?
    Nowegian wood?
    I hope you didnt let those borers get too far.
     
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  8. osagebow

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    Let them go on their way.Tried to convince son to take one to wife, he wouldn't >>
    They crawled off to sleep in the bath.
     
  9. osagebow

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  10. Ralphie Boy

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    Wow dude, I can hear that S-10 groaning all the way up here in Kentucky! ;lol
     
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