Looking for rough lumber for a stereo cabinet project.

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Forum topic by Scud posted 03-13-2011 01:02 AM 1103 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-13-2011 01:02 AM

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Hi all,
I’ve been with Lumberjocks for several years, but no longer under my previous email address of So today I signed back up under a new email address.
Living in Hamilton, Ohio and looking for a place to buy some rough hardwood for a stereo cabinet project (I got a DeWalt dw734 for xmas, and I love it). I’ve looked online and not coming up with a decent place except for like Carter Lumber, 84 Lumber, Lowes, and Home Depot. Most of those sell finished lumber anyway.
Since I expect to be using my planer more now, I’m trying to find a good cheap place for my rough and finished lumber needs. Can anyone tell me where you buy your lumber without mortgaging your home ? I have a truck and dont mind driving a fair distance to get it, I just dont wanna drive cross-country.
Thanks in advance.

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#1 posted 03-13-2011 04:17 AM

CR Muterspaw isn’t too far, according to woodfinder. Just go there and type in your zip code and off an away you go.

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#2 posted 03-13-2011 04:31 AM

Thanks Ripthorn

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#3 posted 03-13-2011 05:29 AM

David, have you checked Craigslist? Here is a search for hardwood lumber in the Cincinnati area.

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#4 posted 03-13-2011 05:40 AM

You could also call a couple of cabinet shops in your area and ask them.

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