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10-20-2017 05:05 PM

Moisture issue? - 15 replies

Hi All, So, I have an issue and I’m not sure if I should just burn all this lumber or give it time. Last year I posted this lumber I bought off of someone who had it milled and it sat in a barn for probably 5 years. Now, I’ve been trying to use this stuff but after it’s jointed and planed, days later it warps. Moisture ...

03-25-2017 08:34 PM

Tree species - 9 replies

Can anyone tell me what kind of tree this is? I’m looking to have it taken down but I’m not sure what it is. I hope to have some of it milled too.

12-19-2016 11:34 PM

Slab hole filling - 5 replies

Hey Gang. I need help. I’m working on a slab bench but there was a lot of rot in two spots, which I cleaned up, and I want to fill it in with epoxy. In the past I used West System epoxy but the one hole is is just way too big to fill the whole thing with epoxy. Is there something anyone has used that can be used to fill the holes and g...

08-08-2016 07:20 PM

Rough lumber goldmine? - 12 replies

So, I was talking to a tree guy and told him I was into making furniture. He then told me he had a bunch of trees milled about 5 years and he wanted to get rid of it. He showed me the pile and said to give him $500 and take it all. There’s maple, some cherry, butternut, a few oak boards and a bunch of white cedar. I jumped right on th...

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