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Cutting Board - Sap Wood

72 days ago by generic

I want to try my hand at making a cutting board. I have some black walnut lum...

11 57 days ago
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CL Bandsaw Mill

61 days ago by Don Broussard

There’s a Wood Mizer LT-15 bandsaw mill for sale in Henleyfield, MS (ju...

23 57 days ago
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Hardwood lumber suppliers in North central Florida (near Gainesville)?

1442 days ago by Tomw

Title sez it all: anybody know any? Looking for small project quantities, not...

15 59 days ago
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Question For All Those That Have Lumber Mills

62 days ago by Blackie_

For all those of you that have lumber mills, I am curious as to what’s ...

30 59 days ago
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Dealing with extremely heavy and dense Mora railroad ties.

62 days ago by Emoticon

So my dad has been overseeing some railroad construction projects as of late....

8 60 days ago
View jdh122's profile

"re-hydrating" dried wood?

63 days ago by jdh122

I got some ash logs recently (thanks to LJers for helping me identify the woo...

3 61 days ago
View oldstarter's profile

It looks and smells like Pine.

63 days ago by oldstarter

But it’s very dark in colour, very heavy, and hard to work. Can...

11 62 days ago
View Gixxerjoe04's profile

Found a burl, what to do

63 days ago by Gixxerjoe04

Well I assume it’s a burl, had to cut up a tree at work and threw it in...

12 62 days ago
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Does Eastern/Aromatic Red Cedar change color?

62 days ago by HarveyDunn

Does the heartwood of Eastern/Aromatic Red Cedar undergo color change? I̵...

2 62 days ago
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Reclaimed Mahogany

63 days ago by jimdickinson

Good morning! I’m new to this site as a regisgered user but have enjo...

7 62 days ago
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Green Spalted lumber?

62 days ago by bandit571

After a road trip to pick up a few items, found a 9’ 2×4 in red oa...

2 62 days ago
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What to do with a 200 year old piece of wood?

63 days ago by FuseCraft

This is a piece of flue is from a 200 year old grain mill that my great great...

2 63 days ago
View Todd's profile

How many Poplar fans here?

127 days ago by Todd

For some reason I like Poplar…with just a clear coat. The greenish hue...

27 63 days ago
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Where to buy wood at

68 days ago by Ditchdoc1207

Hi all I’m new around these parts. I was hoping that someone clod tell ...

9 63 days ago
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slightly warped board for table

64 days ago by jimmyhopps

I am building a kitchen table 3’x6’ and have jointed the 7 boards...

11 64 days ago
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How to appraise lumber

64 days ago by jbarrett334

I recently purchased a plot of land to start up a hunt camp. In the process ...

7 64 days ago
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Durability of wooden hinges.

65 days ago by lateralus819

I’m making a keepsake box for a friend, to store a family bible. I don&...

10 64 days ago
View Tmtoolman's profile

Will this wood be ok for anything ?

66 days ago by Tmtoolman

I have a few logs that were cut 2 years ago from a White Oak tree that blew o...

17 64 days ago
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Ageing lumber

66 days ago by Farrout

I had the chance to get some Florida live oak that had been cut.I cut some 3/...

4 64 days ago
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Wood Expansion From One Climate to Another

65 days ago by Joel89

I live in a very dry climate (~30% humidity) and just finished a set of Adiro...

7 64 days ago

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