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View Dan Higham's profile

Advice needed for flattening boards wider than my jointer

05-24-2017 12:40 AM by Dan Higham

Hey All,I have a 6” wide jointer and a bunch of 7 – 8” wide...

11 05-24-2017 09:49 PM
View rwe2156's profile

Need advice lumber pricing

05-24-2017 11:18 AM by rwe2156

Going to look at 8/4 Ponderosa pine tomorrow he is asking 1.50. The only p...

3 05-24-2017 05:11 PM
View GoodwithWood's profile

Cypress planting boxes

05-23-2017 01:19 AM by GoodwithWood

I have 425 bf of Cypresss on the way that I’m building planting boxes o...

15 05-24-2017 01:48 PM
View Gangnamstyle's profile

Need Help Identifying Logs. Please Help.

05-21-2017 07:22 PM by Gangnamstyle

Hi Everyone,I am Sam, New to the forum and need help with...

5 05-24-2017 09:30 AM
View Carloz's profile

Why is 2x4 so wet?

05-20-2017 04:09 PM by Carloz

In all HD stores in my area 2×4s are so wet that water literally drips f...

21 05-23-2017 01:48 PM
View WoodShaped's profile

Straight Lumber?

01-10-2015 01:46 AM by WoodShaped

I am new to this forum but I plan to ask lots of questions. Here is my first ...

21 05-22-2017 03:10 PM
View Bradb7888's profile

Flattening warped table top

05-22-2017 04:04 AM by Bradb7888

I’m working on a walnut coffee table top and have a question about keep...

4 05-22-2017 01:05 PM
View Grumpy's profile

Interesting Trees

10-06-2008 01:43 AM by Grumpy

As Lumberjocks we all have an interest in trees. so how about a page designat...

3272 05-22-2017 12:01 AM
View DavidsWoodShed's profile

Secrets to Log Identification

04-11-2012 10:18 PM by DavidsWoodShed

I hope the title isn’t deceptive because I don’t know how to ID l...

6 05-21-2017 02:10 PM
View JohnnyBoy1981's profile

What Material Should I Use For First Bench Tabletop?

05-15-2017 06:15 PM by JohnnyBoy1981

I’ve been avoiding building a woodworking table for several reasons 1) ...

50 05-20-2017 10:51 AM
View Somedude's profile

Help identifying wood on bench

05-18-2017 09:43 PM by Somedude

Hi all,My wife just went out and purchased a bench today. I have no clue what...

6 05-19-2017 09:30 PM
View ACWood's profile

Hardwood available in Fort Myers area?

03-27-2015 05:05 PM by ACWood

Glad to join, moved my cabinet shop from California to Fort Myers, looking fo...

21 05-19-2017 11:41 AM
View Alexl's profile

eastern white pine

05-18-2017 02:30 PM by Alexl

I am looking for eastern white pine in C-select grade. It is proving quite di...

3 05-18-2017 06:13 PM
View JakeT1's profile

Walnut Burl?

05-18-2017 12:28 AM by JakeT1

I think I may have a large walnut burl on our property. I live in Martinsvill...

4 05-18-2017 11:00 AM
View Michaelee's profile

thickness of planking for baby craddle boat and b est type to use

05-16-2017 08:29 PM by Michaelee

trying to build boat baby cradle nothing in plans bought says and no recommen...

18 05-18-2017 05:24 AM
View MrRon's profile

Are popcorn trees good for anything

05-14-2017 09:47 PM by MrRon

Here in the South, we have an invasive specie of tree known locally as a popc...

14 05-16-2017 04:05 AM
View Marcinchicago39's profile

What kind of tree is that?

05-12-2017 03:05 AM by Marcinchicago39

Anyone recognize this tree? I’ve never seen it standing, never seen lea...

9 05-15-2017 04:29 PM
View amdepalma's profile

Stabilizing slabs with Metal? Please Help!

05-13-2017 03:02 AM by amdepalma

Hi fellow woodworkers, I am new to slab woodwork but have a client who wan...

5 05-15-2017 04:10 PM
View Putttn's profile

Milled wood now twisted

05-13-2017 01:07 PM by Putttn

I’m just getting started making small boxes and practicing with Oak fro...

11 05-14-2017 12:45 AM
View scottycec's profile

What type of wood is this?

05-13-2017 04:24 AM by scottycec

I picked this up at an estate sale because I liked it but i’ve been tol...

2 05-13-2017 01:04 PM

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