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View CharlesA's profile

another lumber deal--Louisville/southern Indiana

04-30-2014 02:34 AM by CharlesA

Don’t know anything about the quality or details on the oak, but the pr...

0 04-30-2014 02:34 AM
View adrianpglover's profile

Mill a cypress tree?

04-29-2014 06:03 PM by adrianpglover

So I’ve been toying with the idea of cutting down a bald cypress tree t...

3 04-30-2014 01:32 AM
View drpdrp's profile

Birch Ash and Maple

04-24-2014 02:44 AM by drpdrp

How to tell the difference?

11 04-29-2014 07:47 PM
View JefferySun's profile

Need Help

04-28-2014 05:01 PM by JefferySun

Hi. Everyone I know more guys in here has more experience about wood worki...

9 04-29-2014 04:09 PM
View Blackie_'s profile

Cypress or Cedar? I need some help a block of wood I received.

03-14-2014 02:31 AM by Blackie_

Hi I just received a block of wood that had been on the ground in the sun ...

33 04-29-2014 12:54 PM
View MrRon's profile

Plywood source

04-28-2014 09:24 PM by MrRon

As we all know, plywood rated as 3/4” thick is only 23/32” and al...

2 04-29-2014 12:26 AM
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04-26-2014 07:27 PM by hairy

This is my first time to use it, and I have questions about the color. Is the...

14 04-28-2014 05:39 PM
View Split's profile

Does burl grow to the trees pith?

04-28-2014 03:14 PM by Split

I am looking at some burls and possibly cutting then off a tree but I was uns...

1 04-28-2014 03:44 PM
View lusk's profile

Where can I purchase a good selection of hardwoods?

02-13-2014 04:04 PM by lusk

I live in Upstate South Carolina and in my area we have the usual Home Depot ...

29 04-28-2014 02:56 PM
View Tooch's profile

using pocket holes with maple

04-27-2014 01:35 PM by Tooch

So I was helping a student build a face frame for his gun cabinet, and we wer...

11 04-28-2014 01:25 PM
View j_dubb's profile

Scraps in Connecticut?

04-21-2014 08:17 PM by j_dubb

Hello everyone! I’ve been messing around as an amateur woodworker fo...

22 04-28-2014 12:21 PM
View bearpaws's profile

question about some burls i found

04-21-2014 12:33 PM by bearpaws

so what im wondering is what kind they are and are they worth...

4 04-28-2014 05:20 AM
View Split's profile

How to cut burls?

04-27-2014 01:02 PM by Split

I have some burls and I don’t really know how to approach cutting them....

1 04-27-2014 06:18 PM
View MarkTheFiddler's profile

Rockler blowing out shorts - Dallas Texas

10-29-2013 01:39 AM by MarkTheFiddler

Howdy, I dropped by Rockler tonight in Richardson Texas. They are selling ...

5 04-27-2014 04:11 PM
View reelman65's profile

Wood Identification

04-21-2014 12:40 AM by reelman65

Greetings everyone. been lurking for quite a while. this is my first post.Lon...

13 04-24-2014 11:51 PM
View woodchuckerNJ's profile

Help identify this wood please.

04-24-2014 03:06 PM by woodchuckerNJ

A neighbor gave me this wood. It was a crate from India, he said there were h...

13 04-24-2014 11:33 PM
View LogJam's profile

reclaimed lumber, whats the best way?

04-23-2014 02:32 AM by LogJam

I have between 800 and 1500bf of reclaimed 2×4s, 4×4s, 2×6s, 2...

9 04-24-2014 04:14 PM
View Daric's profile

Where to buy hardwood in Tucson

04-22-2014 09:49 PM by Daric

I’ve looked around but am finding only Woodworker’s Source and Wo...

10 04-24-2014 01:20 PM
View Canofworms's profile

Wooden baseboard covers. Easier than you think.

04-17-2014 03:05 PM by Canofworms

This is 5 pieces of wood. The most important part is the 2” gap along t...

3 04-24-2014 12:19 PM
View JaySybrandy's profile

14 Nails

04-15-2014 10:41 PM by JaySybrandy u can buy one on

1 04-24-2014 01:28 AM

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