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need help finding some inlay products

02-28-2014 08:14 PM by sam2row

I’m looking for some 1/4” maple inlay, doesn’t have to be f...

3 03-04-2014 07:17 PM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

veneer find of a lifetime

02-28-2014 03:50 AM by JustplaneJeff

This week I found and purchased a 20 year collection of some ...

12 03-04-2014 12:49 PM
View MalcolmLaurel's profile

Another "what kind of wood?" post...

03-03-2014 01:25 AM by MalcolmLaurel

Got two pieces of wood I’d love to identify. The first is a live edge ...

5 03-04-2014 03:54 AM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

Help with veneer identity, looks familar

03-02-2014 01:40 PM by JustplaneJeff

Looks like something I’ve seen before, but its been a while. My nei...

16 03-04-2014 12:57 AM
View Whiskers's profile

Questions on using a Moisture Meter

03-02-2014 04:08 AM by Whiskers

We have quite a few folks in my area who dry and sell cut lumber and recently...

3 03-03-2014 02:12 PM
View bigblockyeti's profile

Old pianos for quality lumber?

02-27-2014 05:37 PM by bigblockyeti

I see with some regularity people giving away pianos on various sites, usuall...

14 03-02-2014 07:14 PM
View Jordan's profile

Cypress knees

02-26-2014 04:25 AM by Jordan

To tell you the truth, I don’t know what a cypress knee is but this is ...

31 03-02-2014 12:18 AM
View rickf16's profile

Is this walnut

02-22-2014 04:29 PM by rickf16

A friend called and dropped this tree today. He doesn’t know what kind ...

32 03-01-2014 01:19 PM
View Danpaddles's profile

what wood is it?

02-24-2014 10:55 PM by Danpaddles

Familiar topic- I would take a pict, not sure it would help near as much a...

29 03-01-2014 05:08 AM
View Bill7255's profile

Very dry veneer walnut burl can it be used?

02-27-2014 12:51 PM by Bill7255

I have a lot of walnut burl veneer given to me because it is very dry. Is th...

3 02-28-2014 12:07 PM
View ScottStewart's profile

Newb with plywood

02-27-2014 07:02 PM by ScottStewart

I have graduated to where I don’t embarrass myself at the hardwood deal...

11 02-28-2014 12:01 AM
View isaac42's profile

Wood Supplier in Maryland

02-06-2014 09:04 PM by isaac42

I’m just getting in to woodworking and so far have just been working wi...

3 02-27-2014 04:26 PM
View JimYoung's profile

working with cherry

02-23-2014 03:16 PM by JimYoung

Hi, I’m relatively new to woodworking and I’ve been tackli...

21 02-27-2014 02:50 AM
View DanielGilreath's profile

Identifying wood veneers

08-26-2013 08:29 AM by DanielGilreath

HI everyone! I am new to the forum and have been lurking around reading as mu...

9 02-26-2014 06:19 PM
View higtron's profile

Wood pile find

02-24-2014 08:48 PM by higtron

I was building a fire out in the shop yesterday I grabbed a chunk of alder I ...

2 02-25-2014 01:27 AM
View ADHDan's profile

Wood ID help - looks like cedar, but HEAVY

02-21-2014 04:57 PM by ADHDan

I snagged this board for free from a pallet/scrap pile consisting mostly of S...

15 02-24-2014 09:07 PM
View thor4570's profile

Hardwood Mills and Suppliers in Northern California

01-09-2013 04:36 PM by thor4570

I have been using the same hardwood vendor for some time and have not investi...

3 02-24-2014 05:31 PM
View Al's profile

Cutting Board

02-23-2014 02:22 PM by Al

Hello I was hoping to get a definitive answer regarding woods that should ...

3 02-24-2014 03:52 AM
View Kv0nT's profile

Stickley Furniture - Drawers

02-23-2014 05:10 PM by Kv0nT

Is pine the secondary wood used in stickley drawers?

3 02-24-2014 02:35 AM
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02-23-2014 07:54 PM by MrRon

I use a lot of plywood in my projects and generally use Baltic Birch, but won...

2 02-23-2014 09:29 PM

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