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Plywood choice on built in cabinets

03-20-2017 02:33 PM by amkirkland

I know variations of this question have been asked multiple times, but I didn...

16 03-30-2017 12:52 AM
View JohnMcClure's profile

Solid Birch - Workability and Suitability?

03-29-2017 11:36 AM by JohnMcClure

A local sawmill has 8/4 x ~10” x ~8’ birch stock for pretty cheap...

9 03-29-2017 09:30 PM
View richardwootton's profile

Sinker Heart Pine and Some Hardwoods

06-03-2013 04:18 PM by richardwootton

There’s a guy near me listing sinker heart pine from the 1800s and he a...

13 03-29-2017 09:18 PM
View Hodsy's profile

Rough saw lumber or from local store

03-29-2017 01:33 AM by Hodsy

I have a few 100 bft of rough saw and some planned oak that I’m loo...

1 03-29-2017 11:26 AM
View Chop96's profile

Source For Plywood in Northern VA

03-28-2017 01:07 AM by Chop96

I’ve been working with wood for the last four years and as my skills ha...

2 03-28-2017 11:22 PM
View MikeUT's profile

Help identifying a stump

03-28-2017 05:40 AM by MikeUT

Can anyone help my identity this section of tree. I saw a listing for free fi...

5 03-28-2017 04:32 PM
View st1's profile

Anyone know what type of burl this is?

03-26-2017 07:47 PM by st1

Hello there, wondering if anyone can tell me what type of burl woof this is? ...

18 03-28-2017 01:32 PM
View Opsis's profile

Is Oak OK for countertop?

03-16-2017 01:58 PM by Opsis

I’m building a kitchen island and it’s come time to decide what t...

12 03-26-2017 07:45 PM
View ric53's profile

Poplar drawer sides

03-26-2017 01:24 PM by ric53

I use poplar for 90% of my secondary wood in my projects but having a bunch o...

6 03-26-2017 07:41 PM
View McFly's profile

Dear Penthouse...

03-26-2017 12:35 AM by McFly

You read letter after letter , never believing it could happen to you and the...

5 03-26-2017 02:07 PM
View OnhillWW's profile

Thin Stock Storage Question

03-25-2017 04:17 PM by OnhillWW

Here is my question; which storage method is best to maintain warp free thin ...

3 03-26-2017 01:52 PM
View Rockytop's profile

Yet another wood id help....

03-23-2017 12:29 PM by Rockytop

After studying the wood database, I’m really thinking sycamore. Any tho...

8 03-26-2017 01:20 PM
View drewm873's profile

Tree species

03-25-2017 08:34 PM by drewm873

Can anyone tell me what kind of tree this is? I’m looking to have it t...

9 03-26-2017 12:21 AM
View abdullah58's profile

What would a woodchuck do if it ran out of wood?

03-25-2017 06:40 AM by abdullah58

I m newbie please tell me what should i do?

2 03-25-2017 11:05 AM
View JohnMcClure's profile

What is this green spore on my drying oak?

03-24-2017 02:01 PM by JohnMcClure

Four months ago my FIL cut down an oak (not sure the variety, but I will find...

5 03-25-2017 08:26 AM
View John Fleming's profile

Where can I find a portable sawmill for rent that will cut a trunk over 44 inches in dm?

09-01-2012 02:24 AM by John Fleming

We are about to cut down an old black walnut that has been dropping limbs the...

12 03-24-2017 03:22 PM
View Jose's profile

2x4 workshop table top

03-20-2017 08:10 PM by Jose

Don’t know if this post belongs here but I have a few questions. Why is...

6 03-24-2017 12:42 PM
View Bumpy's profile

Columbia Forest Products

03-22-2017 08:47 PM by Bumpy

I recently purchased one sheet of 1/2” Columbia Forest Products Birch p...

4 03-23-2017 02:27 PM
View IrishGrind's profile

I'm looking for a wood supplier

12-07-2016 03:17 PM by IrishGrind

Hi guys, I just spent two days driving from mill to mill looking for a sup...

10 03-22-2017 11:28 PM
View r33tc0w's profile

Streets of (NO)LA

03-21-2017 01:18 AM by r33tc0w

I happened to take a detour between jobs today and came across this peculiar ...

7 03-22-2017 12:54 AM

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