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Does your sawyer round down or not?

04-19-2015 07:24 PM by bigblockyeti

I buy what lumber I can in rough, dry condition usually cut at 1 1/8” a...

6 04-20-2015 01:08 AM
View SlimPickins's profile

Log dolly axles

03-31-2015 12:55 AM by SlimPickins

I just bought a used log dolly from a woman whose family is getting o...

17 04-19-2015 11:03 PM
View texretvet's profile

What is this????

04-17-2015 12:44 AM by texretvet

My Dad and I took down and old barn and log cabin and this was in the barn. A...

24 04-19-2015 09:55 PM
View NewfieDan's profile

Composite decking

04-19-2015 06:34 PM by NewfieDan

I will need to re-surface my deck in the next couple of years. I would like t...

3 04-19-2015 08:46 PM
View dan_fash's profile

Red oak prices

04-18-2015 05:43 PM by dan_fash

I haven’t worked with oak much at all, but I have a comission for a din...

7 04-19-2015 01:57 AM
View MsP115's profile

Bench wood identification question

04-15-2015 11:23 PM by MsP115

I recently bought this DIYed bench, and was wondering if anyone could tell me...

12 04-18-2015 01:58 AM
View sedcokid's profile

Palm wood

07-08-2012 08:26 PM by sedcokid

I have two large pieces of Palm wood that I have had in my shop drying for 8 ...

16 04-17-2015 09:14 PM
View customoak's profile

Rough Cut Cherry

04-17-2015 03:25 AM by customoak

I have Approx 450 board ft rough cut cherry (air dried 15 years) most boards ...

5 04-17-2015 06:33 PM
View Troy Cleckler 's profile

How to deal with sticking DOGS

04-16-2015 02:37 AM by Troy Cleckler

My bench dog holes are drilled 3/4” round and the oak dogs are really t...

11 04-16-2015 05:47 PM
View swp's profile

source for olive wood

04-13-2015 01:54 PM by swp

Hello everybody. I’ve been lurking around here for a while looking at...

7 04-16-2015 03:11 PM
View Madsteve's profile

Leg vise

04-15-2015 11:24 PM by Madsteve

Can anybody help me find a slab for my leg vise. Just not having any luck he...

3 04-16-2015 01:59 AM
View Chongno's profile

Another identification question

04-14-2015 04:01 PM by Chongno

Can anyone help me identify the species of this wood beam? It was given to m...

10 04-15-2015 10:33 PM
View alittleoff's profile

Outdoor joinery?

04-10-2015 01:26 PM by alittleoff

I’m building a red cedar flower hanging tower for my wife. This tower h...

2 04-15-2015 04:42 PM
View Brett's profile

Wood for peg stilts?

04-15-2015 04:18 PM by Brett

My daughter has fallen in love with peg stilts. She has a pair of stilts tha...

2 04-15-2015 04:36 PM
View Lasivian's profile

I need rough hardwood, in bulk, cheap, preferably near Seattle.

04-13-2015 02:11 PM by Lasivian

So I purchase lumber for a woodworking school, and we tend to get poplar for ...

6 04-13-2015 06:27 PM
View Deela40's profile

Emerald Ash Borer?

04-09-2015 10:21 PM by Deela40

I have been using Ash to make clothespins and have seen interesting marks in ...

14 04-13-2015 06:23 PM
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04-11-2015 10:38 PM by FancyShoes

I hope i did not waste my money! Paid 140 for 7 pieces of 2×4x10 and...

18 04-13-2015 12:55 PM
View Graft21's profile

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

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