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 JZS's profile

Face Gluing Problem: Walnut & White Oak

12-12-2013 07:46 PM by JZS

Was wondering if anyone could comment on a recent problem I had. I face-glue...

9 12-13-2013 02:08 PM
View Joseph Jossem's profile


12-12-2013 05:50 AM by Joseph Jossem

I havent been on this site for a while alot of work to do had to...

8 12-13-2013 05:07 AM
View warden4u's profile

Need to know about using wood

12-11-2013 07:46 AM by warden4u

I was wondering how long do you let all kinds of wood (oak, hickory, cedar) w...

4 12-13-2013 03:19 AM
View golfer12's profile

Looking for wood

12-10-2013 07:44 PM by golfer12

Hi, Im looking for wood to make a table top. This table I am making is goingt...

22 12-12-2013 10:52 PM
View jdh122's profile

question about using apple for greenwood chair

12-12-2013 01:27 PM by jdh122

Someone who knows I’ve been dabbling in greenwood chair-making has rece...

4 12-12-2013 05:46 PM
View JustplaneJeff's profile

Wood finds

12-12-2013 04:07 AM by JustplaneJeff

Lots of you must have a story of a great find when it comes to the wood we al...

5 12-12-2013 03:48 PM
View JohnMeeley's profile

Saw Dust and or waste

12-08-2013 07:59 PM by JohnMeeley

I have been idle for so long, I have forgotten how quickly I pile up sawdust ...

16 12-12-2013 02:53 PM
View wiwildcat's profile

Lumber moisture measurement?

12-09-2013 03:03 PM by wiwildcat

I have read that lumber should have a low moisture content (6-8%) before mill...

20 12-12-2013 04:28 AM
View rizick's profile


12-11-2013 11:25 PM by rizick

anyone interested in making me an offer on some 5/4 non-wormy chestnut

8 12-12-2013 04:06 AM
View tengallonhat's profile

Glue ups in the cold (0 degrees F outside today)?

12-07-2013 08:53 PM by tengallonhat

My workshop is in my garage. I have a heater, so before doing any glue ups to...

11 12-12-2013 02:52 AM
View TheWoodenOyster's profile

Mystery Dots on my Cutting Boards

12-07-2013 08:12 PM by TheWoodenOyster

Hey guys, I have been making cutting boards for the family for Christmas. ...

23 12-12-2013 12:16 AM
View JohnOfNELA's profile

drying tips for stored wood?

12-11-2013 04:53 PM by JohnOfNELA

I have a bargin basement garage operation which is not insulated very well. ...

1 12-11-2013 06:00 PM
View CharlesA's profile

Tips for Working with Cedar

11-06-2013 01:40 PM by CharlesA

I’m about to build a cedar chest, made with all cedar. I’ve work...

15 12-11-2013 05:32 AM
View sunken88's profile

Old Growth Pine

12-09-2013 03:18 PM by sunken88

I have old growth pine I pulled from the bottom of the lake that sunk 110 yea...

3 12-10-2013 03:42 AM
View deadoakcarvings's profile

sawing live edge flitches and slabs

12-09-2013 03:16 PM by deadoakcarvings

Hi all, I am brand new to this site, and I was hoping I could draw on the...

13 12-10-2013 03:15 AM
View ADHDan's profile

Pallet wood ID?

12-02-2013 05:11 PM by ADHDan

I picked up a bunch of these boards for free from the pallet bin at Home Depo...

26 12-10-2013 12:48 AM
View JCam's profile

Can you use Sawdust to help dry lumber?

11-07-2013 09:10 PM by JCam

Hey guys, I was wondering if you could use sawdust to help dry smaller pieces...

18 12-09-2013 01:25 AM
View BerBer5985's profile

Dibetou or African Walnut

11-03-2013 03:57 PM by BerBer5985

I was at the lumber store yesterday and they had a few stacks of Dibetou/Afri...

8 12-09-2013 01:16 AM
View MikeinSC's profile

Killing termites: clarification

12-07-2013 08:42 PM by MikeinSC

I have some live oak that has been on a forgotten corner of my property. I cu...

2 12-08-2013 03:52 PM
View Dark_Lightning's profile

What is this wood?

12-07-2013 02:09 AM by Dark_Lightning

My neighbor gave me this board that he didn’t want. It weighs 76.5 Lb/C...

16 12-08-2013 03:10 AM

« prev 1 ... 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 ... 293 next »
5843 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