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Board ID help

12-11-2015 06:43 PM by Mervmaster

Found this board in the yard, grabbed it thinking it was oak. It...

13 12-16-2015 02:14 PM
View cracknpop's profile

Just to see if I could.....

12-05-2015 09:52 PM by cracknpop

Highway cut down some trees in front of the house. Asked them to leave a coue...

6 12-16-2015 03:27 AM
View 1voyager1's profile

Birch PW with Poplar Banding and Door Frames

12-06-2015 02:10 AM by 1voyager1

I have begun my garage cabinets project.I’ve cut the sides, tops &...

9 12-14-2015 07:24 PM
View dbw's profile

straightening wood

12-12-2015 08:50 PM by dbw

Greetings all,I need to know if any of y’all know of a way to PERMANENT...

12 12-13-2015 06:10 AM
View Anthon's profile

Warped tabletop - to plane or not to plane?

12-10-2015 04:31 PM by Anthon

I have bought a 2m x 1m x 4cm (78 inch x 39 inch x 1.5 inch) oak tabletop .U...

8 12-11-2015 04:36 PM
View DirtyMike's profile

Particleboard core plywood?

12-07-2015 04:56 PM by DirtyMike

Hello all, first time caller, long term creeper here. I am new to fine w...

10 12-09-2015 09:40 PM
View FancyShoes's profile

Canary board

12-08-2015 11:52 PM by FancyShoes

I picked up a 3”x13”x13” piece of Canary lumber. What ca...

1 12-09-2015 12:00 AM
View BarefootWoodwrkr's profile

Olive Tree Root Ball - getting it slabbed

12-08-2015 10:42 PM by BarefootWoodwrkr

new poster I have a HUGE California grown Jerusalem Olive Tree ROOT BALL5 ...

2 12-08-2015 11:04 PM
View FancyShoes's profile

Walnut beams

12-03-2015 08:05 PM by FancyShoes

I bought 2 pieces of beams for a church I attend, the pastor is wanting a cro...

6 12-08-2015 08:09 PM
View shampeon's profile

Preparing large walnut slabs

12-03-2015 01:47 AM by shampeon

Howdy, lumberjocks. I took a little break after moving to settle into my new ...

26 12-08-2015 07:22 AM
View Kennethjg's profile

Green cedar

12-07-2015 03:36 AM by Kennethjg

I was planning on building a saw bench tomorrow since I’ve got the day ...

4 12-07-2015 05:40 PM
View PhillipRCW's profile

Is persimmon wood ok to build furniture with?

10-05-2015 02:35 PM by PhillipRCW

I’ve never worked with or even seen persimmon wood, but I am apparently...

5 12-07-2015 12:38 PM
View DocSavage45's profile

Grain direction in a Walnut limb

12-06-2015 01:49 AM by DocSavage45

Need a recommendation on the best way to proceed? I’ve been milling ...

14 12-06-2015 07:11 PM
View whope's profile

Suggestions on this live edge slab

11-28-2015 02:14 PM by whope

Normally I’m not really interested in doing a live edge piece. I can ap...

17 12-06-2015 05:24 PM
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Help figuring out how to trim log rounds

11-30-2015 03:37 PM by XquietflyX

I have several log rounds that I need to have consistent dimensions . right ...

24 12-06-2015 02:08 AM
View acee's profile

old maple tree with over twenty burrows

12-04-2015 04:59 PM by acee

I have a maple tree that has over twenty five burls protruding. I am soon to ...

20 12-05-2015 04:58 PM
View Bill7255's profile

How long to acclimate wood

12-02-2015 05:28 PM by Bill7255

I got a good deal on some rough sawn cherry. It has been outside under some ...

15 12-05-2015 12:40 AM
View scottkeen's profile

Lumber hoarder?

12-04-2015 02:57 PM by scottkeen

I don’t have the space for lots of lumber, I live in a 2-bedroom condo ...

11 12-04-2015 11:28 PM
View ckorkyrun89's profile

Un-Cup a Glued Panel

11-30-2015 05:31 PM by ckorkyrun89

I have 4 panels that I have glued together out of ~12” wide Sapele. Ea...

14 12-04-2015 11:24 PM
View deadhead4114's profile

food safe??

12-02-2015 03:38 PM by deadhead4114

Hi! New guy here, so please be gentle. I know this has probably been asked a...

30 12-03-2015 04:29 PM

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