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Old 06-01-2015, 03:41 PM   #1
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Type of Wood used in Parkliner?

Is it oak?

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Old 06-01-2015, 09:38 PM   #2
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Hi Huck,
I think it's birch with a clear finish.
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Old 06-01-2015, 10:31 PM   #3
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Whoops!
I meant maple.
Some earlier PL woodwork had a yellow tint. Now it's more tan.
We may build a cabinet forward of the dinette, using a sheet of prefinished maple.
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Old 06-02-2015, 06:39 AM   #4
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I'm pretty sure they told me Marine grade plywood.
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Old 06-02-2015, 06:57 AM   #5
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Whoops!
I meant maple.
Some earlier PL woodwork had a yellow tint. Now it's more tan.
We may build a cabinet forward of the dinette, using a sheet of prefinished maple.
That's why I'm asking. I'm trying to decide between adding a couple of shelves and a door or a combination of shelves and drawers.
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Old 06-02-2015, 07:25 AM   #6
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Maybe the real question is "What kind of wood is used in MY Parkliner". As there are apparently some variations, it sounds like a trip to a local cabinet shop with one of the doors is in order.
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Old 06-02-2015, 11:43 AM   #7
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I took a piece to Lowes and it looks more like pine than oak, birch, or beech, so I bought a small piece of pine to try out. I am going to make a shelf, so if the color is off it will be hidden most of the time. I also plan on making a cabinet door, so that needs to be a good match.

ETA: My trailer has the yellowish wood.
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Old 06-02-2015, 12:24 PM   #8
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the originals were poplar...I think they changed to oak.
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Old 06-02-2015, 12:39 PM   #9
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Mine (Nov 14) is birch marine ply with a water based clear finish. At some point they changed to water based finishes to reduce odors.
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I think it's all over the map!

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Why not contact parkliner armed with trailer serial number .... I'd think they could answer that best


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[QUOTE=alan H;527237]Why not contact parkliner armed with trailer serial number .... I'd think they could answer that best/QUOTE]

I don't think they keep those kind of records, but I may be wrong too. Give it a whirl.

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Why not contact parkliner armed with trailer serial number .... I'd think they could answer that best


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Yep, give them a call or, better yet, send an email, I'm sure either will be responded to quickly
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Greetings...
Our 04/2013 is also birch marine ply with clear varnish and is holding up well.
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