Wood sample wall

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Made this wall of different types of wood to help in identifaction, and see what type of wood work well together on different projects. Pieces can easily be removed shuffeled around and replaced. Also left some room to add new ones. I try to keep most of the woods on the wall in stock, and not display any not readily avaliable in my area.

-- JustplaneJeff

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#1 posted 336 days ago

That is a nice idea for a commercial shop.

-- Art

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#2 posted 336 days ago

Great idea with interchangeable pieces. Something everyone could use right in front of them.

-- --Dave-- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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#3 posted 336 days ago

Ditto to what AandCstyle says…...very good idea. Beats having scraps lying around stained with different shades and finishes, then trying to find any notes you made on the wood….that’s if you can even find your samples., etc.

-- Just a man with his chisel.........

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#4 posted 336 days ago

Great idea and it really adds to the shop’s overall look.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#5 posted 336 days ago

Very nice!!

-- Marty from MinneSNOWta

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#6 posted 335 days ago

Thats fun

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#7 posted 334 days ago


What a wonderful idea! It really makes for a professional-looking shop. Thanks for sharing your idea.


-- Jesus is the ONLY reason for ANY season.

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#8 posted 333 days ago

Brilliant idea! It also makes the shop have different looks and colors, must be fun to shuffle the wood pieces and get the best combination.

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#9 posted 10 days ago

What a great idea.
Damn nice.

How’d you mark the wood type on the planks.. sharpie or engraved with a router or engraving pen?

-- Jeff NJ

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