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Hardwood, rough sawn lumber dealer in MA

04-10-2015 07:36 PM by Graft21

I’m looking for local dealers in MA, preferably North of Boston that ha...

4 04-13-2015 04:24 AM
View SuperCubber's profile

Question about kiln drying time and cost

04-11-2015 11:58 PM by SuperCubber

Hey folks, A friend of mine just had a black walnut tree cut down. It isn...

5 04-12-2015 11:38 AM


04-09-2015 12:24 AM by MICHAEL DESTEFANO

2 04-11-2015 11:53 PM
View tjaburke8's profile

Storage & Humidity

03-25-2015 12:35 AM by tjaburke8

I do a lot of projects in my garage so I need to do a better job of controlli...

7 04-10-2015 10:01 PM
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Material Science- A Great Resource

04-08-2015 03:54 PM by Aculous

So I found this the other day. I was researching some data on some alternativ...

1 04-10-2015 06:51 PM
View TommysBoys's profile

Need advice/ideas for restoring table tennis table (aka Ping Pong)

04-10-2015 09:29 AM by TommysBoys

Newbie here with no real woodworking skills or equipment. I need some ideas...

3 04-10-2015 01:00 PM
View Woodendeavor's profile

Spent the day at the saw mill

04-08-2015 01:37 AM by Woodendeavor

This past fall we removed two large silver leaf maples from our yard. There ...

7 04-08-2015 04:37 PM
View UncleDave's profile

Need help identifying wood

04-07-2015 05:45 PM by UncleDave

Can someone help me figure out what kind of wood this is? I was driving by...

9 04-08-2015 11:34 AM
View DavidL41's profile

MDF, Particle board, plywood hardwood veneer, solid wood which is higher grade?

04-07-2015 01:09 AM by DavidL41

I read briefly through all the pros and cons of the different types of woods....

2 04-07-2015 01:19 AM
View Whitewalls's profile

Northern Illinois Sawmill

04-06-2015 11:29 PM by Whitewalls

Just wanted to share some information with anyone looking for a great sawmill...

3 04-07-2015 12:19 AM
View Keith Kelly's profile

Cutting Boards, Wood Movement, & Preventing Wobble

04-06-2015 04:30 PM by Keith Kelly

I made a whole bunch of edge grain cutting boards. (Some face grain trays too...

0 04-06-2015 04:30 PM
View pipesmoker's profile

Indian Rosewood (Sheesham)

04-05-2015 04:01 PM by pipesmoker

Is there an economical substitute for Indian Rosewood, something domestic wit...

9 04-06-2015 03:32 PM
View FancyShoes's profile

Is this a burl on a sycamore ot birch tree?

04-05-2015 04:42 AM by FancyShoes

Noticed this while hiking today. It is about a 10ft base. Looks kind of burly...

2 04-06-2015 02:28 AM
View Joel Shappell's profile

American chestnut question

04-05-2015 01:14 AM by Joel Shappell

My buddy has 40 acres. Within there are hundreds of American chestnut trees....

7 04-05-2015 06:40 PM
View curliejones's profile

Release those inner tensions - this is not yoga class!

04-04-2015 12:16 PM by curliejones

So I wanna build a workbench… we’ve heard that before. I’ve...

5 04-05-2015 12:52 AM
View Sirgreggins's profile

Costa Rican wood

04-04-2015 05:31 PM by Sirgreggins

Hey guys! I’m going to Costa Rica next week with my girlfriend and we a...

1 04-04-2015 05:42 PM
View Mdciolli's profile

Uses for a broken door?

04-03-2015 10:59 PM by Mdciolli

A friend of mine had her ex boyfriend break down her front door and bedroom d...

16 04-04-2015 01:15 PM
View archwwc's profile

Pile of 12/4 Cherry

04-03-2015 09:01 PM by archwwc

Greetings, I bought a brand new Freud dado blade off a gentleman today...

7 04-04-2015 01:28 AM
View Woody66's profile

Ancient Walnut

04-02-2015 02:25 PM by Woody66

I have recently acquired some walnut boards out of an old barn. The barn is b...

6 04-03-2015 05:17 PM
View rad457's profile

Chainsaw Mill users?

04-01-2015 03:43 AM by rad457

Spent the afternoon cutting up a Birch log with a Alaskan Chainsaw mill a...

12 04-03-2015 05:11 PM

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