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Is cutting wet lumber smaller better for drying

09-10-2015 06:59 PM by abehil

Question 1: For the purposes of making occasional patio tables, If I cut ceda...

10 09-19-2015 05:46 AM
View Pcmaker's profile

Which wood to buy?

09-18-2015 04:52 PM by Pcmaker

I’m sort of new to woodworking and I want to build an L-shaped desk for...

5 09-19-2015 04:56 AM
View nmssis's profile

Does anyone know hardwood dealers/suppliers in Long Island NY??

09-17-2015 01:49 PM by nmssis

wow, it’s difficult to find suppliers in Long Island… sure wou...

7 09-18-2015 11:45 PM
View stop23's profile

Bent Cedar Rafters

09-16-2015 09:28 PM by stop23

I have a plan to build a small pergola over a curved seat wall. I want the p...

9 09-18-2015 02:44 PM
View wiser1934's profile

red or white oak for a serving board

09-17-2015 03:05 AM by wiser1934

i am trying to make serving trays with a recess in them to hold raw veggies,...

9 09-18-2015 03:36 AM
View tegotong's profile

Can anyone id this wood

09-15-2015 04:13 AM by tegotong

I saw this endtable and want to make a dining room table similar to it. A...

6 09-17-2015 04:55 AM
View Clarkie's profile

a vise by any other name...

09-15-2015 08:18 PM by Clarkie

Ran into a deal I couldn’t pass up, well at least that’s ...

13 09-16-2015 05:43 PM
View PaulMD's profile

2x6 Rafter question for an Old 1950's Cape Cod

09-15-2015 10:23 PM by PaulMD

Ok I am planning out the replacement of the roof on my 1950’s Cape Cod....

1 09-15-2015 11:01 PM
View afranco's profile

Mystery wood??

09-14-2015 09:56 PM by afranco

Was wondering if anyone could help me identify this wood I just picked up at ...

13 09-15-2015 05:12 PM
View Rugger_Bruce's profile

Locating a Sawmill near Shelbyville, TN

09-15-2015 02:31 PM by Rugger_Bruce

So… I bought some rough cut lumber (white oak) from a yard up in Shelb...

2 09-15-2015 03:14 PM
View BubingaBill's profile

Yellow wood?? Could use some help

09-14-2015 06:58 PM by BubingaBill

Hi Jocks,I have been asked to replicate this box and I have no idea what this...

22 09-15-2015 03:10 PM
View Tony1212's profile

Can I Laminate Pressure Treated Plywood?

09-14-2015 04:52 PM by Tony1212

For permit reasons, the company that built my garage about 8 years ago had to...

1 09-14-2015 05:11 PM
View handsawgeek's profile

Did'ja know ???

09-10-2015 02:08 PM by handsawgeek

I visited the lumber area at the local Home Depot yesterday, where I encounte...

7 09-14-2015 03:41 PM
View Nowa's profile

Walnut trees

09-13-2015 12:37 PM by Nowa

Hi All – there is a forest nearby with a few walnut trees growing. The...

5 09-14-2015 12:45 AM
View IAMike's profile

Freshly milled logs

09-12-2015 06:00 PM by IAMike

I’ll be milling some ash today, after its cut, can I stack it inside a ...

4 09-12-2015 11:10 PM
View Clarkie's profile

What's your favorite place to visit?

09-08-2015 11:10 PM by Clarkie

I was thinking about being inspired, you know either by someone else̵...

29 09-12-2015 01:00 PM
View MichaelWolfe's profile

Waxed Wood Blanks and Checking

09-10-2015 04:34 PM by MichaelWolfe

Newbie question here… I bought some 4×4x12 inch turning blanks tha...

3 09-12-2015 03:49 AM
View Vance's profile

Book-matched curly maple planed down

09-12-2015 01:58 AM by Vance

I finally found the time to plane down the wood that socrbent re sawed for me...

3 09-12-2015 03:18 AM
View Biishop58's profile

Cedar Stump with Roots Attached?

09-12-2015 02:50 AM by Biishop58

Hi, I am fairly new to woodworking. I am looking for a type of wood that h...

1 09-12-2015 02:55 AM
View Woodworm24's profile

Drying 2" x 28" x 8' Sycamore Slabs

09-11-2015 02:02 PM by Woodworm24

New to posting on this site, so hello to all. Have really enjoyed the topics...

2 09-12-2015 12:55 AM

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