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Cheap Ebony blanks @ Woodcraft

03-23-2016 01:48 PM by dbockel2

Not trying to shill for Woodcraft but just passing along if anyone is interes...

0 03-23-2016 01:48 PM
View Johnalan1's profile

walnut plywood

03-22-2016 10:22 PM by Johnalan1

Why does walnut plywood look so fake

5 03-23-2016 05:53 AM
View mc269's profile

Curly, spalted, ambrosia maple...

03-21-2016 03:40 PM by mc269

I acquired this maple log from a friends firewood pile a whil...

8 03-23-2016 12:50 AM
View Seamus0559's profile

Name that wood, again.

03-20-2016 02:57 AM by Seamus0559

I’ve updated the photos, and added a photo of a board I pulled up. Woul...

12 03-21-2016 12:33 AM
View MrRon's profile

Since when did plywood go metric?

03-15-2016 03:51 PM by MrRon

I was building a closet organizer and measured the thickness of 3/4” (t...

16 03-19-2016 03:07 PM
View DerekJ's profile

Fair Price for Black Walnut?

02-24-2016 05:10 PM by DerekJ

Hello! I’m curious if anyone has an idea on a fair price for milled ...

12 03-18-2016 02:00 AM
View ccpanel's profile

Olive wood burls and pieces for sale

01-02-2013 05:43 AM by ccpanel

I just cut down 5 old growth olive trees.150-200 years didnt want to...

44 03-17-2016 06:29 PM
View Woodcut1's profile

Air drying fresh cut lumber

03-16-2016 02:35 AM by Woodcut1

I have a chance to get a few hundred board ft of Wallnut . This wood is fresh...

10 03-17-2016 02:44 PM
View Ehrsam's profile

Any help on identification

03-16-2016 05:09 PM by Ehrsam

Found in a garage sale in Ohio. Guy said he bought it at an auction. Looking...

6 03-17-2016 12:32 PM
View huyz's profile

Douglas fir lumber is too moist

03-16-2016 05:29 AM by huyz

I bought green douglas fir and wasn’t expecting the lumber to be so moi...

4 03-16-2016 11:58 AM
View bigblockyeti's profile (online now)

Where do you get your exotic wood from?

03-15-2016 12:28 PM by bigblockyeti

I took the family down to Amish country yesterday, in Holmes county Ohio. I&...

4 03-16-2016 01:52 AM
View Will Merrit's profile

Oak Parquet flooring -flooded

03-15-2016 05:18 AM by Will Merrit

Hi everyone, So I live in Monroe Louisiana. And just today Obama declared ...

1 03-15-2016 06:36 AM
View Nai's profile

What do you call this stuff?

03-14-2016 12:38 AM by Nai

Newbie here – what would you call this stuff (see pictures)? I think it...

15 03-14-2016 03:00 PM
View docspencer's profile

Help Me Win a Bet with Son-in-Law

03-12-2016 10:30 PM by docspencer

My son-in-law found some walnut lumber in his mom’s house – in th...

10 03-13-2016 07:56 PM
View jonk1984's profile

Where to buy solid wood flatware chest?

03-11-2016 07:52 PM by jonk1984

Hi! I recently acquired some nice flatware, and I’d like to invest i...

3 03-13-2016 09:05 AM
View Mayflycarpentry's profile

Black Walnut tree value?

03-10-2016 02:10 AM by Mayflycarpentry

I have the opportunity to buy a black walnut tree, and just so happen to have...

17 03-13-2016 04:06 AM
View Jeff_in_LSMO's profile

I know this is an oak, but what kind?

03-11-2016 02:53 PM by Jeff_in_LSMO

My dad said i could have this tree if I wanted it. Is it worth my time? I k...

12 03-13-2016 01:43 AM
View Steveoom's profile

What is this

03-12-2016 07:57 PM by Steveoom

I found these in a drawer while cleaning up. The square end fits a 2×4 ...

3 03-12-2016 10:11 PM
View Jim's profile

Bar Back Cabinets: Worried About Moisture

03-11-2016 02:37 PM by Jim

Hey all, I’m currently working on a few really cool elements for a new ...

4 03-12-2016 02:27 PM
View stop23's profile

Bent Cedar Rafters

09-16-2015 09:28 PM by stop23

I have a plan to build a small pergola over a curved seat wall. I want the p...

12 03-11-2016 11:09 PM

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