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Pistachio wood in Casa Grande, Az

03-21-2013 04:36 AM by Jim Jakosh

I have been looking for a source of pistachio wood out here in Arizona for 2 ...

13 04-23-2018 05:35 PM
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04-20-2018 02:39 PM by PhilLight

I recently acquired about 100+ BF of very beautiful 6/4, kiln-dried hickory a...

23 04-23-2018 04:58 PM
View CRAIGCLICK's profile

Talk About Mixed Feelings

04-20-2018 02:36 PM by CRAIGCLICK

One of my (many) hobbies is making good barbecue. I love firing up the pit a...

8 04-23-2018 04:43 PM
View nbgarageshop's profile

Insecticide for green lumber

04-20-2018 11:59 PM by nbgarageshop

About a month ago my brother and I split some milling and had 1800 bd ft of o...

8 04-23-2018 01:01 PM
View wncguy's profile

wood price for me

04-20-2018 02:06 PM by wncguy

There have been some recent wood pricing posts, so thought I would share what...

2 04-22-2018 11:29 PM
View bigblockyeti's profile

Mill it or burn it?

04-20-2018 01:19 PM by bigblockyeti

I harvested this walnut in March 2017 and it’s been air drying, mostly ...

10 04-22-2018 04:05 AM
View Upstatefarmer's profile

Apple trees...what would you do?

04-02-2018 12:41 PM by Upstatefarmer

Hello folks,I’ve got a few larger apple trees on my property here in Ne...

28 04-21-2018 11:38 PM
View Cory's profile

Large burl on a tree on my property....what's it worth?

09-30-2010 03:57 PM by Cory

While scouting a hunting spot on my property, I saw this tree: I&#...

13 04-21-2018 05:00 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...

3837 04-21-2018 06:19 AM
View Chad_B's profile

Storage help

04-21-2018 02:20 AM by Chad_B

Ok I’m in a bit of a pickle. I have a 12×16 shop that was here when we b...

2 04-21-2018 02:46 AM
View Rex4748's profile

Acacia - sturdiness?

04-20-2018 06:02 PM by Rex4748

I was going to make a desk out of a birch countertop from Home Depot, but Lum...

1 04-20-2018 06:56 PM
View 4eversunny's profile

Are these burls? and are they worth anything?

04-20-2018 12:48 PM by 4eversunny

Do you think they are better in slabs or turned as burls? Are they worth anyt...

3 04-20-2018 05:09 PM
View JTWoodworks's profile

Why did my 3/4" plywood bend??

04-19-2018 08:14 PM by JTWoodworks

I recently made a cabinet using 3/4” furniture grade walnut veneered pl...

19 04-20-2018 02:53 PM
View Mrowell's profile

Beech wood

04-06-2018 11:03 PM by Mrowell

I’m currently in the process of building a new shop and will be cutting down ...

13 04-19-2018 03:50 AM
View JustinTyme's profile

Removing Twist From a Live Edge Slab

10-12-2016 01:34 AM by JustinTyme

I am currently working with a live edge slab from a sweet gum tree. The whole...

15 04-18-2018 05:19 PM
View jtm's profile

Powderpost beetle problem

04-15-2018 05:20 PM by jtm

Hi All, I have a problem… I just grabbed a couple of pieces of hi...

6 04-18-2018 12:22 PM
View heartWoodwork's profile

Could you take a look at my wood?

04-16-2018 06:08 PM by heartWoodwork

Hi guys! I’ve lurked on here for a while admiring everyone’s w...

15 04-18-2018 11:27 AM
View WPWorkshop's profile

63 x 92? Oak? 9ply?

04-15-2018 06:20 PM by WPWorkshop

I found this 63×92 plywood in an old shack in NW Louisiana. Can anybody ...

11 04-17-2018 02:00 AM
View bgit's profile

Baseboard Touch-up

04-16-2018 12:55 PM by bgit

Hello everyone, I’m planning on touching up the stained baseboards i...

1 04-16-2018 11:35 PM
View whiteshoecovers's profile

plywood recommendation

04-11-2018 01:40 PM by whiteshoecovers

I am building a platform bed for a camper van. It consists of three steel fr...

3 04-16-2018 06:02 AM

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