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Looking for reclaimed bowling lanes

924 days ago by ronensky

I have plans to furnish my office with desks made from bowling lanes. I love...

11 871 days ago
View oakview's profile

Old Wood Pallets - New Again

872 days ago by oakview

Lotta stuff already posted about re-using wood pallets, and here’s yet ...

1 871 days ago
View mporter's profile

Good place to buy veneer?

872 days ago by mporter

Does anyone know a good place online to buy veneer? I am looking to buy some ...

5 871 days ago
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View RussellAP's profile

Deck Cleaning.

872 days ago by RussellAP

My deck is going on three years old. I need to restain it, but first I need t...

6 872 days ago
View COMO's profile

Barn wood

872 days ago by COMO

There is local postings for barn wood in my area on CL. I went to check it o...

5 872 days ago
View kayakdude's profile

walnut wood

873 days ago by kayakdude

hello fellow wood woorkers the other day i was at the saw mill talking with ...

10 872 days ago
View jeffroL's profile

4/4 cedar surface planed on 2 sides

874 days ago by jeffroL

Hi I’m trying to reconcile some inconsistencies and was hoping to ge...

7 872 days ago
View BigMig's profile

Making External Shutters From: (a) Doug Fir or (B) Cedar or___?

873 days ago by BigMig

Hey team, I want to make several pairs of shutters to replace rotting shutter...

5 872 days ago
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Any reason not to use Elm as dimensional lumber?

875 days ago by aussiechippie

Any problems with using Elm in place of SPF dimensional lumber? The hardness...

8 872 days ago
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Workbench in Pressure Treated Lumber?

884 days ago by Don Broussard

I am planning on building a woodworking workbench soon, and I’d like to...

17 872 days ago
View CalgaryGeoff's profile

Iron Wood questions

880 days ago by CalgaryGeoff

I have a opportunity to obtain some rough sawn 8/4×12 x 144 Iron Wood ab...

13 873 days ago
View Randy_ATX's profile

Ipe lumber. How best to clean it up - man this stuff is hard.

876 days ago by Randy_ATX

My mom and step-dad have a lot of Ipe decking they want to re-purpose from a ...

18 874 days ago
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Teak Plywood

874 days ago by rusty2010

I am going to build a room divider/bookcase/TV stand in a mid century home. I...

1 874 days ago
View David Craig's profile

Lumber sale this summer in Michigan

875 days ago by David Craig

I just wanted to give the more local LJs a heads up that there will be a lumb...

1 875 days ago
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Minimum Log Size for Usable Lumber

876 days ago by Ripthorn

I have a couple trees on my property that we want gone and I can’t help...

5 875 days ago
View Elmar's profile

Wood that can withstand high heat?

876 days ago by Elmar

Need to repair an item that needs a wooden handle that has to have a high hea...

14 875 days ago
View kenbass4's profile

First Project- Should I have used PT? I used Douglas Fir.

876 days ago by kenbass4

Ok, I built this using Douglas Fir. I keep going back and forth…sho...

16 875 days ago
View rasp's profile

IKEA tops

881 days ago by rasp

I was considering using this IKEA top for the top of a workbench. it’s ...

21 875 days ago
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Powder Post Beetles In A Finished Walnut Chair

891 days ago by gfadvm

I searched all the previous threads on this topic and didn’t get a defi...

34 875 days ago

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