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Cherry sapwood?

11-01-2015 10:33 PM by Seamus0559

I’ve been removing the trim from the second story of my house and strip...

10 11-01-2015 11:41 PM
View MadJester's profile

Yet another wood id question

09-30-2014 12:35 AM by MadJester

Not sure if this is the right place for this…but here goes…I foun...

32 11-01-2015 08:58 PM
View NorCal's profile

Which species wood, would you use?

10-29-2015 05:27 PM by NorCal

New to the forum and first wood project that goes beyond screwing boards toge...

9 11-01-2015 07:07 PM
View docspencer's profile

Walnut Side Table Quandry

10-01-2015 08:07 PM by docspencer

I have two nice pieces of walnut that I plan to use to make a side table. Bot...

10 11-01-2015 07:05 PM
View Jimothy's profile

Common hardwoods and skin irritation?

10-30-2015 02:27 PM by Jimothy

Hello all, recently I have been commissioned to make wooden plugs (ear jewelr...

5 10-31-2015 03:20 PM
View athomas5009's profile

CL gloat / great figure / cheap

10-28-2015 01:55 AM by athomas5009

A cpl days ago I ran across an AD on CL for some nice looking lumber at a dec...

10 10-31-2015 02:17 PM
View olson's profile

walnut sapwood

10-30-2015 02:28 PM by olson

I recently needed (unfortunatly in the way) to take down a walnut tree with ~...

8 10-31-2015 01:17 PM
View ChefHDAN's profile

Wood ID & Would you us it for a mallet handle?

05-19-2015 03:15 PM by ChefHDAN

Hello LJ’s Busy weekend coming so I’m stealing a mid week day off...

6 10-31-2015 02:28 AM
View Treadfether's profile

food safe woods

10-29-2015 05:27 PM by Treadfether

Does anybody have any info regarding what woods are good, ok, or should be av...

13 10-30-2015 10:12 PM
View Vance's profile (online now)

Advice needed for properly air drying lots of thick ash boards

10-29-2015 06:39 PM by Vance

I’m storing, to dry out to use about 20 boards of ash, measuring approximatel...

9 10-30-2015 12:42 AM
View Curtis's profile

Will putting a few nails in a poplar tree when it's still.

10-29-2015 01:14 AM by Curtis

Will putting a few nails in a poplar tree when it’s still alive make th...

4 10-29-2015 04:04 PM
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Do you let your wood acclimate to..

10-29-2015 01:14 AM by Gixxerjoe04

I always here people say when buying lumber, you should let it acclimate to y...

17 10-29-2015 02:11 PM
View rwe2156's profile

Wood ID help

07-11-2015 11:47 AM by rwe2156

Can anyone tell me where this came from?

5 10-28-2015 11:08 PM
View RPhillips's profile

Black Locust? Wood ID help...

07-12-2015 08:02 PM by RPhillips

Not sure what this is… it’s hard…heavy…and not eas...

18 10-28-2015 10:58 PM
View Brouss's profile

Sinker Cypress

10-27-2015 07:43 PM by Brouss

Good Afternoon Guys! New to the forum and just wanted to say hello and I a...

8 10-28-2015 05:16 PM
View Redoak49's profile

What Glue for Veneer

08-29-2015 10:14 PM by Redoak49

I want to glue some small plywood pieces (6” x 8”) to use for a b...

8 10-27-2015 05:58 PM
View USCJeff's profile

Help with Species. Best Guesses Wanted

10-27-2015 01:21 PM by USCJeff

I destroyed a piano that was beyond simple repair and well behind as far as s...

1 10-27-2015 03:49 PM
View michaelinthebasement's profile

What's the best way to cut spalted boards?

10-25-2015 01:53 AM by michaelinthebasement

I recently had the good fortune of my neighbor having the misfortune of half ...

5 10-26-2015 04:06 PM
View HandymanJones's profile

Looking for Hardwood supplies in North Central Florida

10-25-2015 06:03 PM by HandymanJones

So this was an old forum that was about hardwood supplies close to Lake City ...

3 10-26-2015 01:30 PM
View MrAtlantis's profile

North Eastern PA / Tri-State Vendors...

10-19-2015 04:35 PM by MrAtlantis

In search of a good vendor in the North Eastern PA or Tri-State region. I wo...

6 10-26-2015 04:14 AM

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