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Is reclaiming some furniture wood worth it?

01-03-2015 04:10 AM by Drewbaby27

Couldn’t find if anything like this has been posted, so if it has my ap...

14 01-04-2015 02:55 AM
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Finding Exotic Wood Scraps

12-24-2014 11:03 PM by docspencer

My wife wants me to make something that would hold her spatulas near out cook...

14 01-04-2015 02:55 AM
View grumpy749's profile

how to add some moisture to very dry spanish cedar

01-03-2015 01:00 AM by grumpy749

Hey jocks, I am building a cigar humidor for a birthday gift for a very good ...

3 01-04-2015 12:32 AM
View Josh's profile

Selecting the right wood for the project.

01-03-2015 04:40 PM by Josh

Jocks, I beginning the work on a bedroom set based on a collection from Re...

6 01-03-2015 11:15 PM
View EricTy's profile

Leftover tractor trailer decking

12-27-2013 04:29 PM by EricTy

Hi All, So I have this left over tractor trailer decking. I’ve got ...

11 01-02-2015 04:13 PM
View amagineer's profile

Is this Lignum Vitae?

09-26-2011 09:55 PM by amagineer

I just purchased this piece of wood from an tag sale and was told by ...

14 01-02-2015 03:59 PM
View Prizen's profile

What types of projects would these 5ft oak planks be suitable for

12-28-2014 08:38 PM by Prizen

Hi guys, Haven’t been on the tools in a long time but 55 of thes...

15 01-02-2015 12:49 AM
View Kaleb the Swede's profile

Is this worth it?

12-29-2014 10:48 PM by Kaleb the Swede Is the wood even wo...

9 01-01-2015 05:42 PM
View Ishan's profile

Wood on TV show, can you identify it for me please?

12-29-2014 03:02 PM by Ishan

I’ve been going crazy trying to identify the type of wood the podium is...

8 01-01-2015 01:45 PM
View bobro's profile

Working elm with hand tools

11-28-2014 11:58 PM by bobro

For some reason I’ve got this hankering to make something of elm, somet...

11 01-01-2015 02:30 AM
View Scott's profile

Air Drying Wood in Basement during Winter?

12-31-2014 05:13 PM by Scott

I have about 300 bd ft of Cherry, Black Walnut and Maple. I stickered it and...

6 12-31-2014 11:25 PM
View MissouriOutdoors88's profile

Hot off the press cedar!

12-29-2014 09:51 PM by MissouriOutdoors88

Just picked these up this morning! I ended up with 6 2” thick slabs...

16 12-31-2014 03:03 PM
View Dallas's profile (online now)

A thought about Carbon Monoxide

12-30-2014 07:25 PM by Dallas

Years ago I worked as the IT guy for a small electric utility.In order to smo...

23 12-31-2014 02:29 PM
View Wardman's profile

Rare, fine, rough wood for sale in Beltsville Maryland

12-31-2014 02:35 AM by Wardman

My family owned a custom woodworking business dated back to the 1980’s....

0 12-31-2014 02:35 AM
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12-30-2014 05:41 PM by Dark_Lightning

My neighbor is moving soon. He’s offloading what he can’t take wi...

8 12-31-2014 02:00 AM
View chrisstef's profile

WTB or swap - Barn Beam - Central CT

12-30-2014 04:31 PM by chrisstef

Im looking to buy or trade (lumber, tools, skills) a barn beam to use as a ma...

7 12-30-2014 11:51 PM
View wrecklessranch's profile

Is a large Maple covere in burls worth trying to sell?

12-30-2014 02:48 AM by wrecklessranch

My parents have a large maple on their property in Western WA that is covered...

5 12-30-2014 04:28 PM
View archwwc's profile

Wood Acclimation

12-30-2014 03:49 AM by archwwc

Greetings, After making some cutting boards as Christmas gifts this year, ...

2 12-30-2014 01:02 PM
View BMichs75's profile

Hardwood for interior shop siding

12-30-2014 12:14 AM by BMichs75

Woodworking brain trust,I am planning my spring shop build of a 30×50 sh...

5 12-30-2014 12:24 PM
View R1ch's profile

Spanish Cedar

12-30-2014 04:12 AM by R1ch

Can anyone help point me in the correct direction for a source of spanish ced...

1 12-30-2014 04:35 AM

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