Wood & Lumber Forum

  • Advertise with us

Different wood requires different woodworking strategies - from cutting to finishing. Share your tips and challenges here in the Wood & Lumber Forum.

Topics Replies Last post
View Alexandre's profile

Is this worth it?

05-30-2012 11:30 PM by Alexandre

Hey Guys, I was just wondering, Is a 2×4 piece of Walnut, (Like a REAL 2...

26 06-03-2012 02:40 PM
View Brandon 's profile

Nice Stack!

05-31-2012 01:54 AM by Brandon

A local hardwood dealer that I have worked with before called me yesterday to...

3 06-03-2012 03:42 AM
View BlauSchuh's profile

Rough lumber dimensions for musical instruments

06-02-2012 05:11 PM by BlauSchuh

question for you folks that build guitars…. I’ve built a few g...

1 06-02-2012 07:40 PM
View benny555's profile

Identify this wood?

05-28-2012 04:41 AM by benny555

Anyone know what kind of wood this is? It was a dead tree in my parents backy...

29 06-02-2012 12:48 PM
View lumberjoe's profile

Curly Oak?

05-31-2012 08:05 PM by lumberjoe

I got some rough cut oak and planed it down. When this came out of the planer...

19 06-02-2012 02:37 AM
View chessspy's profile

boxwood (Buxus sempervirens)

06-01-2012 08:39 PM by chessspy

Hi guys,I am a chess set restorer by trade, I need some European boxwood. The...

2 06-01-2012 09:05 PM
View Iggles88's profile

Horrendous first trip to lumberyard

05-31-2012 05:28 PM by Iggles88

Just got back from my first trip to a lumberyard and it couldn’t have g...

37 06-01-2012 06:05 PM
View 12strings's profile

Chestnut wood

05-29-2012 04:17 PM by 12strings

Apparently, someone decided to plant a chestnut tree in our yard back when ou...

23 06-01-2012 02:57 PM
View marcomjl's profile

Restacking 1.5year old pressure treated lumber?

05-30-2012 10:25 PM by marcomjl

Hi, I am going to be building a new fence around my property. I was going to...

8 06-01-2012 02:29 PM
View rockindavan's profile

Bug Prevention

05-31-2012 12:13 AM by rockindavan

I am making some cupcake holders for my wedding and I am using barn beams fro...

11 06-01-2012 11:52 AM
View americanwoodworker's profile

What would you pay for "green" Walnut?

05-31-2012 01:07 AM by americanwoodworker

I have a guy wanting to sell me some walnut for 2.50bdft. I have never bought...

9 06-01-2012 01:51 AM
View MT_Stringer's profile

On vacation ... What kink of wood should I look out for?

05-30-2012 01:28 AM by MT_Stringer

Live in Houston, Tx area but we are on vacation and currently in Colorado spr...

11 05-31-2012 03:51 PM
View Loren's profile

Any good mail order sources for kitchen cutting boards

05-29-2012 08:39 PM by Loren

I used to be in an area where a local lumber dealer had “blank” c...

5 05-31-2012 03:22 PM
View rut's profile

A little off topic, how to support a bar countertop

05-27-2012 11:47 AM by rut

I have a wall where I intend to have a 15” deep x 60” bar type co...

12 05-29-2012 08:33 PM
View alexdom_89's profile

help me identify this wood

05-28-2012 04:17 PM by alexdom_89

ok so the story is boring but i was offer this wood by a retired doctor that ...

5 05-29-2012 12:51 PM
View Iggles88's profile

Lumberyard philadelphia area?

05-29-2012 05:31 AM by Iggles88

Hey all, I’m currently looking for a good lumberyard in or around Phill...

2 05-29-2012 12:16 PM
View yellowtruck75's profile

How many years am I looking at to dry?

04-19-2012 09:57 PM by yellowtruck75

First time ever buying anything on Craigslist I just bought 350 bf of Walnut ...

39 05-29-2012 03:01 AM
View TopamaxSurvivor's profile

Naturally green colored wood

05-27-2012 04:10 PM by TopamaxSurvivor

Does any one know of a naturally green colored wood?

26 05-29-2012 01:47 AM
View startingfromscratch's profile

5/4 x 6 or 8 white cedar?

04-03-2012 02:35 PM by startingfromscratch

This wife wants to make some raised beds (probably two 3×5) in the back ...

8 05-28-2012 12:15 PM
View D_Allen's profile

Dried pine log

05-27-2012 09:24 PM by D_Allen

For those who turn bowls…is this worth the effort?I picked up a pine lo...

6 05-28-2012 10:36 AM

« prev 1 ... 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 ... 221 next »
4405 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics