Wood & Lumber Forum

  • Advertise with us

Different wood requires different woodworking strategies - from cutting to finishing. Share your tips and challenges here in the Wood & Lumber Forum.

Topics Replies Last post
View MyBrainHurts's profile

New Lumber Acclimation

09-20-2021 04:39 PM by MyBrainHurts

Hi all, Newbie question about wood acclimation. I am getting ready to do a...

3 09-20-2021 05:22 PM
View Xanen's profile

Does this fall within the realm of reasonable/expected "premium" S4S lumber quality?

09-20-2021 04:36 PM by Xanen

I’m a new woodworker with relatively limited tooling. My focus is prim...

1 09-20-2021 05:17 PM
View Rob263's profile

What to do about cupped tabletop

09-20-2021 04:40 PM by Rob263

I am in the process of building a dining table out of solid walnut. I donR...

0 09-20-2021 04:40 PM
View pontoon's profile

Dimensioning lumber into 1.5” by 3/4” by 6’ ?

09-13-2021 09:25 PM by pontoon

Hi all, I have a project which needs 7 pieces 1.5” by 3/4” by 6 ft long (a...

7 09-17-2021 06:01 PM
View daveforroger's profile

Roger Bean's gun stock blanks for sale

09-13-2021 09:27 PM by daveforroger

some of you knew Roger Bean, a fine woodworker, metal worker, true polymath, ...

3 09-17-2021 05:10 PM
View ScrapWoodAddict's profile

So where do I get lumber?

09-16-2021 01:44 PM by ScrapWoodAddict

Good Morning Jocks! So, I’ve always just gone ahead and purchased my...

19 09-16-2021 05:11 PM
View LVWorkshop's profile

Sourcing cabinet grade plywood

08-31-2021 03:16 PM by LVWorkshop

Hey all, I’m in northeast PA specifically in the Lehigh valley and am trying ...

8 09-15-2021 03:08 PM
View plagron's profile

What type of wood is this?

09-13-2021 09:24 PM by plagron

Hi everyone! This is my very 1st attempt at refinishing anything and ...

5 09-15-2021 12:11 AM
View AM420's profile

Mystery Wood: What is this??

09-10-2021 09:21 PM by AM420

Someone gave me some scrap lumber, and given recent wood prices, I took it ev...

5 09-13-2021 10:00 PM
View Ynot's profile

Cedar Fencing - Cupping Issues

09-09-2021 04:23 PM by Ynot

Since the cost of lumber has skyrocketed I’ve been working with cedar f...

10 09-13-2021 07:25 PM
View TxSurveyor's profile

"Tiger Grain" White Oak

09-08-2021 05:47 PM by TxSurveyor

Had never heard of this before. Beautiful! Wonder what causes it. Any other n...

9 09-13-2021 04:37 PM
View Woodyvolt's profile

Identifying Wood

09-11-2021 03:48 PM by Woodyvolt

Need help ID ing this wood. Put mineral oil on a portion. End grain in pr...

6 09-13-2021 01:23 AM
View Curtis Z's profile

Wood ID question

09-10-2021 01:24 PM by Curtis Z

Hey everyone.. Have a chance to pick up some wood that a couple brought over...

3 09-10-2021 03:11 PM
View MikeyMikeC's profile

Rough Lumber Sizing for 2.75" Square Bed Rails Rails and Posts

09-09-2021 12:28 AM by MikeyMikeC

I plan on starting a bed build out of either hard maple or white oak. The de...

14 09-09-2021 05:44 PM
View gdaveg's profile

New Chunk-O-Wood What to do, Oh What to do?

09-08-2021 01:25 AM by gdaveg

Got another maple live edge slab from my mother in law’s cousin, Dale. ...

2 09-08-2021 12:59 PM
View coalcracker's profile

How long will unfinished sycamore last outdoors?

09-07-2021 12:59 PM by coalcracker

I made a stump seat out of a local sycamore tree. Initially I thought I might...

3 09-07-2021 02:56 PM
View Woodyvolt's profile

Wood ID

09-06-2021 01:33 AM by Woodyvolt

Need help identifying this wood. Wiped with mineral spirits, end grain in...

13 09-07-2021 02:54 PM
View Jeppedy's profile

Walnut end grain cutting board

08-08-2021 03:49 AM by Jeppedy

Starting my first end-grain cutting board, walnut and maple. “Planed&#...

16 09-01-2021 07:39 PM
View MarkCh's profile

Got my first hardwood pallet

08-29-2021 09:17 PM by MarkCh

For the first time I found a white oak pallet being discarded. Both the suppo...

24 09-01-2021 02:03 AM
View recycle1943's profile

Dutch elm

08-31-2021 12:33 PM by recycle1943

I’ve been offered the opportunity of some dutch elm that will be harves...

13 08-31-2021 10:31 PM

1 2 3 4 ... 373 next »
7441 topics

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics