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How does wood move with time.

01-27-2018 11:50 AM by Carloz

I noticed the wood on very old furniture always shrinks and if not left enoug...

6 01-27-2018 04:15 PM
View JCamp's profile

Fallen trees good for lumber?

01-24-2018 02:42 PM by JCamp

How long is a tree good for lumber after its been cut?I cut a white oak down ...

16 01-27-2018 04:15 AM
View stevewr's profile

what causes the cathedral/flame pattern on flat sawn lumber?

01-22-2018 03:33 PM by stevewr

I am wondering if anyone has any insight into why the cathedral/flame pattern...

6 01-24-2018 01:51 PM
View AM420's profile

Where do you get your lumber in SW Ohio area?

01-23-2018 09:00 PM by AM420

I’m just getting into this hobby and I’m disappointed in the lack of places t...

6 01-24-2018 02:59 AM
View Ryndom's profile

Call for pictures

01-23-2018 10:41 AM by Ryndom

I am working something that would combine my woodworking passions with a litt...

2 01-23-2018 11:28 AM
View kwcraft17's profile

Black Walnut Redden Over Time?

01-11-2018 06:51 PM by kwcraft17

I have been commissioned to do a reproduction of an Edward Wormley coffee tab...

13 01-22-2018 06:47 PM
View metroplexchl's profile

What kind of wood pegs do I use to peg white oak beams?

01-22-2018 02:49 AM by metroplexchl

I’m building a workshop that is post and beam. I’d like to use jo...

11 01-22-2018 02:56 PM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Need to locate wood vaneers

01-19-2018 04:49 PM by Jack Lewis

Some suggestions for GOOD source? Needed for contrast layers in Segmented wo...

6 01-20-2018 03:42 PM
View Andybb's profile

Fair Bubinga price?

01-20-2018 02:38 AM by Andybb

Seems like it’s almost $21/bf.

4 01-20-2018 06:32 AM
View Jack Lewis's profile

Need to locate wood vaneers

01-19-2018 05:55 PM by Jack Lewis

Some suggestions for GOOD source? Needed for contrast layers in Segmented wo...

0 01-19-2018 05:55 PM
View dbw's profile

glued up panel warped

01-08-2018 01:07 PM by dbw

Hello all. I need your help in figuring out why this panel warped. It...

76 01-18-2018 10:24 PM
View Jimothy's profile

Minimum thickness for end grain cutting board?

01-16-2018 03:21 AM by Jimothy

Hey everyone. So I’ve run into a potential issue. I made an end grain c...

14 01-18-2018 07:39 PM
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What's the thinnest you've made an end grain cutting board?

01-18-2018 12:09 AM by Jimothy

Hey I made a similar post but I’d like to try and get more opinions. Wh...

4 01-18-2018 06:26 PM
View Clarkswoodworking's profile

What to do with all this wood

01-17-2018 12:55 AM by Clarkswoodworking

I have access to inexpensive mapleFigured and curly I have been buying bundle...

15 01-18-2018 11:54 AM
View JoshNZ's profile

NZ native slabs

01-14-2018 12:04 AM by JoshNZ

I had a tree come down in a gulley on our property a few months back, have ha...

4 01-18-2018 12:35 AM
View jopo's profile

Help with Lumber ID?

01-11-2018 10:00 PM by jopo

I was driving to work in San Diego this morning when I came across this tree ...

12 01-16-2018 06:17 PM
View ccpanel's profile

Olive wood burls and pieces for sale

01-02-2013 05:43 AM by ccpanel

I just cut down 5 old growth olive trees.150-200 years didnt want to...

47 01-16-2018 05:37 AM
View Dr_T's profile

Wood ID questions

01-13-2018 11:30 PM by Dr_T

Hi All,Have a question on some wood ID for you all. A few bits of context to...

17 01-15-2018 12:12 AM
View BB1's profile

What causes this on walnut

01-14-2018 02:43 AM by BB1

I have some walnut that has white “something” within the grain of...

3 01-14-2018 12:32 PM
View ric53's profile

Teak Plywood

02-05-2017 12:48 PM by ric53

I have a customer that wants a mid century reception desk made to match the r...

12 01-12-2018 05:32 PM

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