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View recconore's profile

Madrone - your thoughts?

11-11-2013 05:05 PM by recconore

Hi out there, I’m lucky enough live in a region with tons of really ...

6 11-14-2013 01:53 AM
View amt's profile

Milling >8 foot lumber

11-13-2013 04:01 PM by amt

I am preparing to build a dining table made of white oak. The boards I have ...

6 11-13-2013 05:26 PM
View Monte Pittman's profile

moisture in Beetle Kill Pine

11-12-2013 11:21 PM by Monte Pittman

I am cutting up the logs that were cut down 19 days ago. Thought I would show...

11 11-13-2013 04:28 PM
View john2005's profile

Help drying

08-24-2013 06:27 AM by john2005

I was able to round up a few logs from a plumb tree. It was cut down 3 month...

33 11-13-2013 02:41 PM
View Japbt1's profile

Please help me identify this wood!

10-14-2013 10:40 AM by Japbt1

Hello ladies and gents! Can you please help me identify which kind of ...

3 11-13-2013 01:18 AM
View Oosik's profile

What do you do with your warped 2x4?

11-12-2013 08:58 PM by Oosik

I left some pine 2×4 and 2×6 in my garage and a few warped and twis...

4 11-12-2013 09:35 PM
View Sparkynutz's profile

What is stronger for ramps/resist bending (3) 2x4's, (2) 2x6, or (1) 2x12?

11-12-2013 06:20 PM by Sparkynutz

I frequently transport heavy materials in my truck bed that stick past the ta...

3 11-12-2013 07:37 PM
View jacobgerlach's profile

Choosing lumber to maintain my budget

07-31-2013 01:06 PM by jacobgerlach

Hi everyone. I’m a very amateur woodworker in the Boston area, just lea...

30 11-12-2013 04:37 AM
View chaplain's profile

Looking for 1 inch thick hard wood for book shelfs near Augusta, GA

11-11-2013 04:57 PM by chaplain

I noticed that ROGER from Aiken posted a note about getting wood from Valcrus...

2 11-12-2013 02:56 AM
View Elizabeth's profile

Estate sale lumber - what is it?

11-06-2013 11:03 PM by Elizabeth

I bought these two boards on Sunday at an estate sale…does anyone recog...

31 11-12-2013 01:38 AM
View carver1942's profile

Wood for kitchen cabinets

11-07-2013 06:03 PM by carver1942

Hello I will be building kitchen cabinets soon, and had planned on using oak...

23 11-11-2013 02:57 PM
View hansman1982's profile

ID on Wood Cabinets

11-08-2013 06:02 PM by hansman1982

I am looking to redo cabinets but I want to tryout the stain first before I g...

18 11-11-2013 01:21 PM
View Monte Pittman's profile

wood ID please again

11-05-2013 03:04 PM by Monte Pittman

Gentleman showed me this and said is has no finish on it. Said he has several...

15 11-10-2013 02:25 PM
View outdoorsman's profile

OLD BARN WOOD! Can Someone help me identify it?

11-07-2013 06:04 PM by outdoorsman


3 11-10-2013 01:52 PM
View camps764's profile

Sycamore lumber - is it worth it or this stuff junk?

11-09-2013 12:56 PM by camps764

I’ve got an opportunity to get my hands on about 110 board feet of 4/4 ...

15 11-10-2013 01:20 PM
View Loren's profile

What's your opinion on extending glue life?

11-10-2013 04:07 AM by Loren

Do you suppose putting it in smaller containers, reducing exposureto air woul...

7 11-10-2013 12:47 PM
View TheWoodfather's profile

Are Radiata Pine and Tassie Oak safe to use for a chopping board?

11-08-2013 07:50 AM by TheWoodfather

I’d like to make a couple of End Grain chopping boards, they seem to be...

4 11-09-2013 12:32 AM
View KyleT's profile

Chance to buy very large, old pressure treated beam, is it worth it?

11-06-2013 03:01 PM by KyleT

I have the chance to pick up a huge, old pressure treated beam. It is at lea...

14 11-07-2013 11:36 PM
View David Dean's profile

Saw dust logs

03-11-2013 10:27 AM by David Dean

I was just wonding I plan a lot of oak and there is aways lots of saw dust so...

26 11-07-2013 03:25 AM
View Oosik's profile

General Tips for Lumber Types

11-04-2013 06:11 PM by Oosik

Anyone have a good source to learn some tips and tricks or general purpose of...

14 11-06-2013 02:25 PM

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