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02-14-2017 04:04 PM

Growth Chart Ruler Display Stand??? - 1 reply

We sell growth chart rulers at craft shows and a few through word of mouth and I was wondering if anyone had any ideas for a growth chart ruler display stand that would hold 6-8 rulers standing up, without everything tipping over? They’re 6 feet tall and 7” wide and I’ve built one stand but it didn’t work out too well an...

08-23-2016 03:01 PM

Adirondack chair finish question - 2 replies

I’m building my first adirondack chair and plan on using Flood CWF-UV for the finish. My question is, should I apply the finish to the areas that join first, assemble the chair, and then apply the finish to the exposed areas? Will assembling it and then applying the finish allow the pieces that join to be adequately protected? I hope that ...

08-11-2016 02:13 PM

Need some finishing advice - 5 replies

I’m fairly new to woodworking (been doing it less than a year) and like many of you I work out of my garage. When I put a finish on a piece it shuts me down until the last coat is dry. I don’t have dust collection in the garage so I can’t start another project until I’m done finishing the current project because dust wil...

04-03-2016 03:11 AM

Eastern Red Cedar questions - 8 replies

I”m building a storage chest for a customer who requested cedar lining. I haven’t worked with cedar before but from what I understand I shouldn’t seal it because it would also seal in the aromatic smell. However, I’ve also heard that oil from the cedar will work itself out for quite a while and to alleviate it the cedar s...

03-10-2016 02:29 PM

Black lid support hinges? - 9 replies

I’m new to woodworking and even newer to Lumberjocks. I hate that this is my first post but I’ve googled myself crazy looking for black lid support hinges but it seems that brass is the overwhelming type available. I’ve attached a picture of the type of hinge I’m looking for and if anyone can tell me where I can purcha...

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