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How to calculate wood cost when I milled the wood myself?

02-12-2015 03:06 AM by Micah Muzny

I cut a log of Aromatic red cedar to the size i needed then used my jointer t...

5 02-12-2015 12:49 PM
View jackhmrz's profile

What am I? Tree ID

02-09-2015 04:25 PM by jackhmrz

What type of tree is this? Streetview

25 02-12-2015 01:50 AM
View LucasWoods's profile

Wet wood reusable?

02-10-2015 10:12 PM by LucasWoods

I had some 2×6 that I build a raised garden bed with. They are untreated...

7 02-11-2015 09:01 PM
View keith204's profile

Wood that compliments Oak doors & trim

02-11-2015 02:54 PM by keith204

Our house has nice solid oak doors and trim, as well as oak cabinets. I am &#...

5 02-11-2015 07:22 PM
View Sirgreggins's profile

Where to find a small quantity of ebony?

01-27-2015 06:57 PM by Sirgreggins

I’m getting ready to build a jewelry box for my girlfriend. It will...

11 02-11-2015 03:44 PM
View CTW's profile

Storage Question

02-09-2015 05:34 AM by CTW

I have been storing my lumber leaning against the wall. I wasn’t too w...

6 02-11-2015 01:55 AM
View handsawgeek's profile

Has anyone here done much furniture building with Alder?

02-09-2015 03:31 PM by handsawgeek

Hi, All, My next project calls for a wood that is suited for furniture frame ...

13 02-10-2015 09:13 PM
View Grinchia's profile

Figured wood terminology question

02-10-2015 03:35 PM by Grinchia

Some time ago I read someone mention in a post a word that describes the way ...

5 02-10-2015 07:18 PM
View bobasaurus's profile

Received a Pink Ivory Board Today

02-10-2015 12:38 AM by bobasaurus

Today I received an amazing gift… a slice off of a curly pink ivory log...

4 02-10-2015 10:51 AM
View bhacksaw's profile

Ants in wood

02-09-2015 12:22 PM by bhacksaw

I’ve been commissioned to do something worry a wood knot that a custome...

3 02-10-2015 02:32 AM
View Rogermag's profile

Kitchen Cabinets Prices

02-09-2015 04:19 PM by Rogermag

Hi, I have a business carpentry and joinery in South Texas, I am dedicated to...

9 02-10-2015 01:16 AM
View Cyndi1's profile

Desperately need advice

01-27-2015 02:55 PM by Cyndi1

Hi, we hated the carpet on our builder grade stairs so we ripped it off. I ...

34 02-09-2015 12:39 AM
View buck_cpa's profile

Walnut logs

02-08-2015 01:42 AM by buck_cpa

My dad almost cut this up into firewood. I insisted that he not. Any suggesti...

13 02-08-2015 10:53 PM
View Sprung's profile

Veneering without a vacuum bag?

02-06-2015 01:22 AM by Sprung

I’m currently in the planning stages of a desk build. I’m torn be...

5 02-08-2015 12:22 PM
View Harbisonjason's profile

Morris Chair Build

01-14-2015 06:38 PM by Harbisonjason

Morris chair buildDear fellow woodworkers. I am fairly new to this craft but ...

20 02-08-2015 04:22 AM
View RussellAP's profile

Can't stand plywood.

01-07-2015 08:21 PM by RussellAP

There are definitely uses for plywood, but unless I have a lot of area to cov...

90 02-07-2015 05:12 PM
View brantley's profile

Need advice on best way to secure legs on kitchen table

10-02-2012 12:12 AM by brantley

Im an amateur at best woodworker. Ive only made adirondack chairs but my wife...

34 02-07-2015 02:45 PM
View revanson11's profile

Attching burl top to table rails.

02-06-2015 06:47 PM by revanson11

I need some advice on how best to attach this Black Walnut top to the table r...

3 02-07-2015 12:47 PM
View Allen78's profile

What type of wood or material is best for a shelf 12" above radiant heater?

02-06-2015 09:35 PM by Allen78

I’ve been asked to build a 12” by 30” shelf that will be mo...

3 02-07-2015 07:34 AM
View Dabcan's profile

What is this bug in my Maple?

02-04-2015 09:51 PM by Dabcan

I was milling up some maple today and I noticed these funny tracks in some of...

9 02-07-2015 03:00 AM

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