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How to deal with sticking DOGS

04-16-2015 02:37 AM by Troy Cleckler

My bench dog holes are drilled 3/4” round and the oak dogs are really t...

11 04-16-2015 05:47 PM
View swp's profile

source for olive wood

04-13-2015 01:54 PM by swp

Hello everybody. I’ve been lurking around here for a while looking at...

7 04-16-2015 03:11 PM
View Madsteve's profile

Leg vise

04-15-2015 11:24 PM by Madsteve

Can anybody help me find a slab for my leg vise. Just not having any luck he...

3 04-16-2015 01:59 AM
View Chongno's profile

Another identification question

04-14-2015 04:01 PM by Chongno

Can anyone help me identify the species of this wood beam? It was given to m...

10 04-15-2015 10:33 PM
View alittleoff's profile

Outdoor joinery?

04-10-2015 01:26 PM by alittleoff

I’m building a red cedar flower hanging tower for my wife. This tower h...

2 04-15-2015 04:42 PM
View Brett's profile

Wood for peg stilts?

04-15-2015 04:18 PM by Brett

My daughter has fallen in love with peg stilts. She has a pair of stilts tha...

2 04-15-2015 04:36 PM
View Lasivian's profile

I need rough hardwood, in bulk, cheap, preferably near Seattle.

04-13-2015 02:11 PM by Lasivian

So I purchase lumber for a woodworking school, and we tend to get poplar for ...

6 04-13-2015 06:27 PM
View Deela40's profile

Emerald Ash Borer?

04-09-2015 10:21 PM by Deela40

I have been using Ash to make clothespins and have seen interesting marks in ...

14 04-13-2015 06:23 PM
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04-11-2015 10:38 PM by FancyShoes

I hope i did not waste my money! Paid 140 for 7 pieces of 2×4x10 and...

18 04-13-2015 12:55 PM
View Graft21's profile

Hardwood, rough sawn lumber dealer in MA

04-10-2015 07:36 PM by Graft21

I’m looking for local dealers in MA, preferably North of Boston that ha...

4 04-13-2015 04:24 AM
View SuperCubber's profile

Question about kiln drying time and cost

04-11-2015 11:58 PM by SuperCubber

Hey folks, A friend of mine just had a black walnut tree cut down. It isn...

5 04-12-2015 11:38 AM


04-09-2015 12:24 AM by MICHAEL DESTEFANO

2 04-11-2015 11:53 PM
View tjaburke8's profile

Storage & Humidity

03-25-2015 12:35 AM by tjaburke8

I do a lot of projects in my garage so I need to do a better job of controlli...

7 04-10-2015 10:01 PM
View Aculous's profile

Material Science- A Great Resource

04-08-2015 03:54 PM by Aculous

So I found this the other day. I was researching some data on some alternativ...

1 04-10-2015 06:51 PM
View TommysBoys's profile

Need advice/ideas for restoring table tennis table (aka Ping Pong)

04-10-2015 09:29 AM by TommysBoys

Newbie here with no real woodworking skills or equipment. I need some ideas...

3 04-10-2015 01:00 PM
View Woodendeavor's profile

Spent the day at the saw mill

04-08-2015 01:37 AM by Woodendeavor

This past fall we removed two large silver leaf maples from our yard. There ...

7 04-08-2015 04:37 PM
View UncleDave's profile

Need help identifying wood

04-07-2015 05:45 PM by UncleDave

Can someone help me figure out what kind of wood this is? I was driving by...

9 04-08-2015 11:34 AM
View DavidL41's profile

MDF, Particle board, plywood hardwood veneer, solid wood which is higher grade?

04-07-2015 01:09 AM by DavidL41

I read briefly through all the pros and cons of the different types of woods....

2 04-07-2015 01:19 AM
View Whitewalls's profile

Northern Illinois Sawmill

04-06-2015 11:29 PM by Whitewalls

Just wanted to share some information with anyone looking for a great sawmill...

3 04-07-2015 12:19 AM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Cutting Boards, Wood Movement, & Preventing Wobble

04-06-2015 04:30 PM by Keith Kelly

I made a whole bunch of edge grain cutting boards. (Some face grain trays too...

0 04-06-2015 04:30 PM

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