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Apple wood with holes

01-13-2014 02:50 PM by Rmckee47

I had a large apple log sawn into boards 35 years ago, then took a 30 year br...

1 01-13-2014 02:54 PM
View Charlie's profile

cherry "shorts"

01-12-2014 11:40 AM by Charlie

I have an opportunity to buy kiln dried cherry shorts for $2.25 a bd/ft 3 ...

8 01-13-2014 04:15 AM
View Skylark53's profile

Unique Korean wooda

01-12-2014 01:31 PM by Skylark53

I am in Seoul for a few days. Is there a unique, native wood you would recom...

3 01-12-2014 11:37 PM
View Chris208's profile

wood Gloat!

01-12-2014 12:27 AM by Chris208

87 board feet of lumber for $150. About $1.72 a board foot. Mostly ash, but a...

5 01-12-2014 03:17 AM
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A Sad Day in the Neighborhood.....

01-11-2014 03:15 PM by Chris

Over the last couple of years a few of the houses around here have reverted t...

10 01-11-2014 07:20 PM
View ChuckV's profile

Heat Tolerant Wood?

01-09-2014 07:31 PM by ChuckV

Our wood stove has a handle that is used to control the damper. The handle i...

27 01-11-2014 07:07 PM
View Core2's profile

Quarter Sawn White Oak with Oak Plywood

01-11-2014 05:42 AM by Core2

If I do a frame and panel, with the frame being Quarter Sawn White Oak, and t...

7 01-11-2014 05:47 PM
View rg33's profile

Cherry Plywood has dings!

01-08-2014 09:00 PM by rg33

So I went to pick up two sheets of A1 cherry from my local lumberyard this mo...

6 01-10-2014 08:30 PM
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Outdoor Yard Art - will cabinet grade ply work if painted?

01-09-2014 02:57 PM by exterminate

A co-worker asked me to make her some flamingo shaped yard art/signs – ...

6 01-10-2014 06:10 PM
View freidasdad's profile

white wood from China

01-10-2014 12:47 AM by freidasdad

I recently purchased a sheet of 1/2 inch white wood from a big box store. I ...

4 01-10-2014 03:41 AM
View SlimPickins's profile

Anyone know where I can find beams like these in the picture?

06-11-2013 01:25 AM by SlimPickins

Hi, what’s up to the jocks! Years ago, I built a fence using wood su...

19 01-10-2014 01:52 AM
View mja979's profile

Anybody Need any Desert Ironwood?

01-07-2014 04:28 AM by mja979

I have too much for my needs.

10 01-09-2014 06:55 PM
View eldaneo's profile

Can anyone help me identify this wood?

01-08-2014 04:50 PM by eldaneo

I recently cut down a few trees in Oklahoma City and milled these on my bands...

4 01-09-2014 02:54 AM
View DamonH's profile

Question on plywood

01-08-2014 04:50 PM by DamonH

Hi guys. My first post here and probably quite a simple one. Looking at ma...

8 01-09-2014 01:27 AM
View Dave Dufour's profile

Winter Awards event this year

01-08-2014 08:00 PM by Dave Dufour

Does anyone know how to add there project to the walnuty contest.I can’...

1 01-08-2014 08:08 PM
View Nicholas Hall's profile

Selling a Roubo Workbench

01-07-2014 03:12 AM by Nicholas Hall

I haven’t asked a dumb question in hours,so I guess I’m due :) ...

19 01-08-2014 04:45 AM
View BentheViking's profile

Using Bamboo

01-05-2012 04:07 AM by BentheViking

I work at Lumber Liquidators and we sell quite a bit of bamboo floors. Just w...

21 01-08-2014 03:25 AM
View EPJartisan's profile

Extreme cold may wipe out high percentage emerald ash borer larvae

01-07-2014 08:51 PM by EPJartisan

From Minnesota Public Radio: Jan 3rd : Link<<>>Here’s one resident who may we...

7 01-08-2014 02:53 AM
View pallystu's profile

question on rough cut lumber.

01-06-2014 04:13 AM by pallystu

Hello Im a new wood worker and I have only used the s4s lumber from box store...

41 01-07-2014 10:59 PM
View b2rtch's profile

A farm table made out of old beams

01-05-2014 02:18 PM by b2rtch

A while ago when my wife and I went to visit Bruce (aka CPLUSWoodworker) and ...

24 01-07-2014 08:27 PM

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