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Wood ID, Mahogany?

04-15-2017 06:16 PM by BillyDoubleU

Just scored these. All around 4-6”x~10”x2-3”. Gal thinks...

6 04-16-2017 09:50 PM
View thechipcarver's profile

How much is Tupelo wood per BF and where can I buy it in the midwest (Indiana)?

04-15-2017 11:36 AM by thechipcarver

I travel to a lot carving shows in Indiana and Ohio. This last show I went t...

2 04-16-2017 12:00 AM
View jacarn1's profile

Branding/stamping wood projects?

04-14-2017 01:55 AM by jacarn1

Not sure if I have this in the right place but I’m wondering if there i...

13 04-15-2017 01:41 PM
View Jimintomahawak's profile

Melamine boards. Dumb question???

04-14-2017 01:39 AM by Jimintomahawak

Are melamine boards the shelf material like the Rubbermaid version at the Ora...

6 04-14-2017 03:24 PM
View Luthierman's profile

Grain orientation when laminating boards

04-14-2017 02:47 PM by Luthierman

What way would you guys orient growth rings if having to glue long boards tog...

1 04-14-2017 03:01 PM
View goldseeker4000's profile

In need of Hophornbeam

04-09-2017 02:12 PM by goldseeker4000

Hello everyone. I am in need of Hophornbeam to make handles for mining picks....

5 04-14-2017 01:50 PM
View CherryO's profile

I have two Cherry Crotches and would like Ideas

04-10-2017 01:58 AM by CherryO

I felled a very large diseased Cherry tree that split into four trunks and en...

16 04-14-2017 01:36 AM
View McFly's profile

Fair price for found wood?

04-06-2017 09:41 PM by McFly

Encountered every woodworker’ s wildest dream: nearly unlimited free wo...

42 04-13-2017 12:22 PM
View tool_junkie's profile

Free Pecan Trunk - Hillsborough County FL

04-12-2017 10:55 PM by tool_junkie

My craigslist app notified me of the following post. Thought of posting here ...

0 04-12-2017 10:55 PM
View FarmerintheWoods's profile

How to Structure Deal on Forest Wood?

04-11-2017 07:42 PM by FarmerintheWoods

Late last fall, I sold a couple dozen Black Walnut trees as standing timber. ...

11 04-12-2017 09:07 PM
View WEC's profile

Best place to buy wood in Northern VA

02-20-2013 09:05 AM by WEC

Hi all,I’m new to the forums and have only been working wood as a hobby...

20 04-12-2017 07:42 PM
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04-11-2017 12:29 PM by prap

I’m going to be putting up some 6” T&G pine on vaulted ceilin...

9 04-12-2017 09:40 AM
View Ray696's profile

Using epoxy for the first time.

02-13-2017 02:06 PM by Ray696

Hi guys and gals, first post here and I’m hoping for some advice, any i...

11 04-11-2017 08:34 PM
View McFly's profile

Australian Cypress

04-06-2017 06:43 PM by McFly

Worked on a job utilizing this species recently. Looks like a knotty pine, ve...

2 04-11-2017 11:25 AM
View ppg677's profile

Identify this wood

04-04-2017 04:00 AM by ppg677

Another identify this wood. Oak?

11 04-10-2017 01:33 PM
View DaveBevsWoodworker's profile

Powder Post beetles - Will a vacuum bag kill the larvae?

04-09-2017 02:12 PM by DaveBevsWoodworker

I purchased a small stack of maple live edge slabs that had evidence of powde...

2 04-09-2017 02:22 PM
View elevatedwoodworks's profile

Ideas for "shed to kiln" project

04-08-2017 06:38 PM by elevatedwoodworks

Just emptied my 10×15 shed today, and want to turn into a kiln. N...

2 04-08-2017 08:07 PM
View pariswoodworking's profile

Woods to use/avoid for cutting boards

06-12-2012 08:39 AM by pariswoodworking

I have never made a cutting board, and I want to change that within the next ...

19 04-08-2017 06:13 PM
View pintodeluxe's profile

Drying Wood With A Home Dehumidifier

05-09-2011 02:07 AM by pintodeluxe

I have some nice Oregon White Oak that has air dried for one year. It is now...

11 04-08-2017 01:04 PM
View FreeRangeWoodworker's profile

Leaking construction adhesive

04-07-2017 11:27 PM by FreeRangeWoodworker

I am using construction adhesive in a calking gun on some pallet wood project...

11 04-08-2017 03:31 AM

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