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Eastern Hophornbeam/ Ironwood

03-25-2015 10:25 AM by idm1996

Hello. I am clearing all the ironwood out of our maple bush. I am just wonde...

20 03-26-2015 06:47 PM
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Is anyone else annoyed that....

03-04-2015 08:00 PM by Benvolio

Cherry and maple never taste as nice as they sound?

17 03-26-2015 01:38 PM
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03-23-2015 02:57 PM by coryadair

I have a huge tree in my backyard that hads a lot of humps that look to be bu...

7 03-26-2015 11:43 AM
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Inquiry: need or demand for Cypress

03-24-2015 04:02 PM by JRobin

I live southeast of Houston. I have recently become interested in working wi...

5 03-25-2015 02:27 AM
View MikeDVB's profile

Milling down to small dimensions - such as for miter slot?

03-22-2015 04:44 AM by MikeDVB

Hey guys! I understand the larger operations such as ripping a board or cr...

12 03-24-2015 12:06 AM
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Quilted maple help

03-17-2015 01:37 PM by sawdust99

I need a real nice figured piece of quilted maple. It has to be at least 1/2&...

4 03-23-2015 06:38 PM
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3" fresh cut black walnut book matched slabs

03-23-2015 12:56 AM by JohnnyBravo635

I have a book matched set of black walnut, 3” thick 15”-18”...

2 03-23-2015 11:51 AM
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Few Walnut Sawlogs I Picked Up

03-22-2015 05:02 PM by SG6578

I picked up a couple walnut sawlogs this morning from a guy on craigslist. Pl...

3 03-23-2015 11:41 AM
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Oak for outdoor furniture

03-21-2015 12:23 AM by Muzzy17

I am in the process of getting my hands on some oak that I’m wanting to...

9 03-23-2015 01:40 AM
View lew's profile

Re-Purposing Pallets

07-01-2012 04:19 PM by lew

Just received this in an email from Andy's EZwoodshop. Just reposting it here...

15 03-23-2015 12:21 AM
View edwood1975's profile

Stopping Tear out on Pine

03-19-2015 06:42 PM by edwood1975

I’m looking for a solution … I’m going to be cutting 12R...

10 03-22-2015 04:52 PM
View pidaster's profile

Help with Cherry that doesn't stop moving.

12-28-2014 11:49 PM by pidaster

I had a cherry tree milled last summer, they plain sawed it and kiln dried it...

10 03-22-2015 01:00 PM
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Getting my gloat on

03-22-2015 02:36 AM by athomas5009

Alright well it’s been a good 3 months since I’ve bought any lumb...

5 03-22-2015 04:52 AM
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Question on drying wood in Florida, and achieving thin cuts

03-21-2015 05:56 PM by TreeWorks

Hey folks, I posted a thread about a year ago with questions seeking the b...

3 03-22-2015 02:07 AM
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Understanding acclimation of Wood

03-21-2015 06:19 PM by DD6

I have just started woodworking as a hobby and wanted to get more information...

5 03-22-2015 01:21 AM
View dgrant's profile

Cutting Board Fail: Advice?

03-20-2015 09:34 PM by dgrant

Making a cutting board for a gift and had it almost done. I noticed that the...

7 03-21-2015 02:32 AM
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Attention Milwaukee Area Woodworkers

03-15-2015 03:16 PM by Timberwerks

If your ever in the area of 61st & Bluemound take a few minutes to vist T...

8 03-20-2015 09:52 PM
View botanist's profile

Acclimating kiln dried lumber in an unconditioned space?

03-18-2015 09:21 PM by botanist

I’ve got a woodworking project in the works, my first using rough-sawn,...

8 03-20-2015 10:01 AM
View Robertd's profile

Bread board design table top questions

03-18-2015 04:17 PM by Robertd

OK friends. I’ve been away for a while but that’s another topic. ...

4 03-18-2015 06:57 PM
View ColonelTravis's profile

Can anyone ID this insect?

03-17-2015 11:20 PM by ColonelTravis

Got some rough cut mesquite last week and left the boards on the back porch b...

5 03-18-2015 05:22 PM

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