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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
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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
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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 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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Powder post beetles?

05-06-2017 10:44 AM by Boberto

I have several 35 yr old native oak 2” thick boards piled in the barn a...

9 05-12-2017 08:36 PM
View GSwoodworker's profile

sycamore bowl cracked :-(

12-09-2010 04:35 AM by GSwoodworker

My neighbor had a sycamore cut down and I took some of the wood. I used a cha...

8 05-10-2017 10:18 PM
View MHW's profile

Deck screws how many per board per joist

05-09-2017 04:33 PM by MHW

Do I really need 2 screws per joist on my deck boards rather than doing 2 scr...

10 05-10-2017 04:33 PM
View Dagobah's profile

Variance in Walnut color?

05-08-2017 04:25 PM by Dagobah

I’ve been using a lot of Walnut lately and recently came across a few b...

18 05-10-2017 03:25 PM
View Tyleah's profile

North central Illinois private seller

05-08-2017 10:19 AM by Tyleah

After years of downing/rough sawing red oak, white oak, walnut and cherry, I ...

18 05-10-2017 06:48 AM
View Ihor's profile

Another "what kind of wood" question.

05-08-2017 01:11 PM by Ihor

Hi everyone, Could you help me to determine what kind of wood I have? From lo...

4 05-09-2017 06:23 PM
View Bradrem's profile

Buying wood on-line

05-08-2017 03:17 AM by Bradrem

I live in a place where it is often difficult to buy wood. Mostly walnut, bir...

8 05-08-2017 07:16 PM
View kyle123's profile

price for cutoffs

05-06-2017 04:45 AM by kyle123

Hi guys, I’m new here but have been trolling the forum for a while. ...

8 05-08-2017 01:33 PM

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