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Veneered torsion box or reclaimed slab

02-14-2014 08:27 PM by JustLikeJames

Maybe some of you that can understand wood grain better than I can help me ou...

9 02-15-2014 04:07 AM
View DBall's profile

Transporting lumber

02-14-2014 03:04 AM by DBall

I have about 200 bdft of black walnut and some oak lumber that I want to take...

5 02-15-2014 01:58 AM
View Michael Anthony Zelonis's profile

Alaskan Yellow Cedar

02-04-2014 10:42 AM by Michael Anthony Zelonis

Help! I am looking to find a 5”x7”x4” block of Alaskan Yell...

3 02-14-2014 05:15 AM
View CharlesA's profile

Curly maple source

02-13-2014 03:55 PM by CharlesA

I’ve got a hankering to make a serving tray I saw and need some curly m...

10 02-14-2014 12:36 AM
View RonzoV's profile

Looking for fellow woodworkers near Louisville Ky and surrounding areas.

02-13-2014 01:26 AM by RonzoV

I am trying to find woodworkers near the Louisville area because id like to k...

3 02-14-2014 12:23 AM
View davidmackv's profile

Trees fallen because of ice.

02-13-2014 03:38 PM by davidmackv

I have some trees that have fallen, because of the ice storms that came throu...

15 02-13-2014 10:30 PM
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Does burl wood have "grain"?

02-12-2014 08:13 PM by Ripthorn

I got a lovely piece of walnut burl from my brother, and I would like to try ...

9 02-13-2014 02:01 PM
View Say's profile

Could pine be used for counter tops?

01-24-2014 09:18 AM by Say

I have collected full size 2×4 x 8 feet long pine wood from a trucker an...

11 02-13-2014 04:38 AM
View dieselpusher6262's profile

Quick question about what type of wood this is

02-11-2014 11:22 PM by dieselpusher6262

Just wondering what type of wood this is. It is a picture of a chair and...

8 02-13-2014 03:11 AM
View Joe Weaver's profile

cutting board

02-11-2014 06:37 PM by Joe Weaver

I have a real nice piece of walnut that I would like to make a cutting board ...

7 02-12-2014 10:05 PM
View opalko's profile

Can you explain 90/80 90/50 No. 1 Common grades to me

02-11-2014 09:10 PM by opalko

I’m looking at cherry lumber at some online dealers and they are listin...

4 02-12-2014 05:44 PM
View georgiaken's profile

Wood for Workbench - laminated vs solid tops

01-21-2014 09:30 PM by georgiaken

I have a question that I can’t seem to find an answer on…trying t...

10 02-12-2014 04:04 PM
View Jake's profile

How to fasten kitchen countertop to allow for expansion

02-10-2014 09:23 AM by Jake

Hey all. Quick question about fixing a slab of wood as a kitchen countertop. ...

11 02-10-2014 03:07 PM
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02-09-2014 07:04 PM by fatty

Is it true that Purpleheart will change color over time. I’ve even heard it w...

7 02-10-2014 04:02 AM
View Martin659's profile

Curly Maple

02-07-2014 11:58 PM by Martin659

I’m sure these questions have been covered countless times, but I’...

21 02-10-2014 03:29 AM
View bvak123's profile

Ever Use a Froe

02-05-2014 10:34 AM by bvak123

I have had several opportunities to get some quality lumber from downed trees...

24 02-10-2014 02:01 AM
View Dallas's profile

A Job on my Birthday

02-08-2014 11:36 PM by Dallas

Today was a nice warm day, compared to the last few here in our small chunk o...

11 02-10-2014 12:13 AM
View cutworm's profile

Hmm. Interesting post on CL - Columbia SC

02-08-2014 10:08 PM by cutworm Lots of stuff. A man...

2 02-09-2014 02:10 AM
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Spalted Hickory Crotch

02-07-2014 05:30 PM by bannerpond1

I almost burned this, but then decided to spend half an hour salvaging wh...

2 02-08-2014 10:07 PM
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Air Drying in Arizona

05-18-2012 02:18 PM by KenBry

Does anyone have any experince drying green lumber in Az? I am considering tr...

10 02-08-2014 09:11 PM

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