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What do I have here folks?

01-21-2021 02:47 PM by Jsand6

Any help much appreciated. I was slabbing some Osage orange and got a bit ca...

5 01-21-2021 09:48 PM
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Western Red Cedar

01-20-2021 02:40 AM by SVTBob

Hello All,I live in Maryland and I’m trying to locate western red cedar STK d...

11 01-21-2021 05:55 PM
View Bieser's profile

Cut some interesting looking wood on Mill!

01-20-2021 06:39 AM by Bieser

I cut this on the bandsaw mill few weeks ago. I drug the tree out of the loca...

17 01-21-2021 03:37 PM
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Buying out a woodshop of lumber?

01-20-2021 06:26 AM by Bieser

So I was approached last week and asked if I had any interest in some wood th...

24 01-21-2021 05:27 AM
View Robert's profile

Darkening cherry

01-02-2021 10:55 AM by Robert

I recently heard about potassium dichromate. I have intentionally dyed che...

13 01-21-2021 01:00 AM
View Palladin1982's profile

Cutting Board Advice

01-19-2021 02:10 PM by Palladin1982

Hello fellow woodworkers! I am in need of help regarding cutting boards. W...

5 01-19-2021 09:19 PM
View m4778's profile

First time working with green lumber

01-06-2021 04:39 AM by m4778

First post here. Been doing small woodworking projects for years but recently...

10 01-17-2021 11:05 PM
View OsirisProtocol's profile

Need Help Processing Chestnut

01-15-2021 05:26 PM by OsirisProtocol

So I scored most of an English Chestnut tree. It was cut down...

7 01-17-2021 11:14 AM
View CASJOE's profile

Alternative to 1/8" Baltic Birch?

01-15-2021 12:28 AM by CASJOE

Howdy! I use a lot of Baltic Birch in my shop and love it. Mostly I use 1/...

4 01-15-2021 09:44 PM
View Monty Queen's profile

Can any one ppoint me to places or sites to get hardwood.

01-13-2021 10:35 PM by Monty Queen

I just retired and I am back into wood working again, I use to get hard wood ...

13 01-14-2021 10:20 PM
View Scott1965's profile

When is wood,not considered green anymore???

01-11-2021 09:21 PM by Scott1965

I did a search here,but didn’t quite find what I was looking for… I ...

4 01-11-2021 11:45 PM
View BrindleDog's profile

Oak wood value

01-10-2021 07:54 PM by BrindleDog

Is something like this worth it without a bandsaw for resawing? Is resawi...

12 01-10-2021 11:58 PM
View Bcemail's profile

Need help with uneven butcher block counter!!

01-06-2021 07:23 PM by Bcemail

I just installed a butcher block countertop on a new island I put together. ...

9 01-08-2021 04:48 PM
View Craigils's profile

How to finish this Cottonwood/Poplar

01-06-2021 06:25 PM by Craigils

Hi everyone,I am about to embark on a journey of creating a living Edge table...

12 01-07-2021 09:14 PM
View BrindleDog's profile

Can you rive dry wood?

12-31-2020 06:54 PM by BrindleDog

I found a round and a half round of white oak for free on craigslist. The ful...

23 01-07-2021 05:15 PM
View PeteK's profile

Plywood from big box stores

01-05-2021 10:07 PM by PeteK

Is it just my local stores, or is plywood from Home Depot and Lowes total jun...

21 01-06-2021 03:37 PM
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01-05-2021 03:25 PM by TCwoodcrafts

Hello,I am looking to see if anyone can give me a ball park figure on the val...

2 01-06-2021 03:57 AM
View Alex's profile

Chainsaw Mill question

12-17-2019 07:29 PM by Alex

Hello, I had a 18” poplar tree felled that I decided to mill up with my...

7 01-03-2021 05:51 PM
View rman's profile

Green wood veneer

12-28-2020 01:37 PM by rman

I am thinking of resawing some green wood that has not been dried into thin (...

3 01-01-2021 03:12 PM
View zipmac22's profile

Branding Irons

12-30-2020 11:11 PM by zipmac22

Hi Everyone, My daughter and son-in-law gave me an electric branding iron ...

11 12-31-2020 05:15 PM

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