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Time to select wood for leg vise chop and need help

12-29-2020 04:48 PM by controlfreak

I am waiting on a maple screw to arrive from Lake Erie tool works so that mea...

9 02-05-2021 10:50 PM
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02-02-2021 06:03 PM by Spitfire1

Anyone here from The Winnipeg? Where do you typically buy your hardwood li...

2 02-05-2021 04:25 AM
View Dw12345dw's profile

Plywood Type

02-04-2021 02:53 AM by Dw12345dw

Hi all,I am planning a wood project that will be used temporarily (2 weeks) o...

1 02-04-2021 11:51 AM
View Whiskeyjet's profile

Sweet gum tree with insane burl, need advice

02-02-2021 06:36 PM by Whiskeyjet

My father in law found this crazy gum tree on his property. The base of the t...

10 02-04-2021 01:12 AM
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Question about using laminate

02-03-2021 04:16 PM by Bcemail

I’ve seen some projects online where the plywood/MDF will be laminated ...

4 02-03-2021 06:37 PM
View chattacreeker28's profile

Rough cut pine preference

02-01-2021 10:50 PM by chattacreeker28

Hello to all, I have recently started milling my own lumber. I am trying to g...

11 02-03-2021 05:36 PM
View Searb's profile

Monkey pod

02-03-2021 06:10 AM by Searb

M Monkey Pod! I bought a bunch of it. Milled some down and oh my gawd I di...

3 02-03-2021 02:21 PM
View Douglas!'s profile

What wood is best for a BB gun target?

02-01-2021 07:13 PM by Douglas!

I recently acquired a BB gun and I need a target to shoot stuff. I plan to bu...

23 02-02-2021 03:36 PM
View Brintos's profile

What's in my Hickory?

02-01-2021 12:12 PM by Brintos

I’m hoping someone can help me solve 2 things happening in my hickory t...

6 02-02-2021 12:59 AM
View PKBeach's profile

Wood ID

02-01-2021 12:08 PM by PKBeach

Can anyone tell what this bed is made of and/or what would be a close match. ...

3 02-01-2021 04:32 PM
View cwdance1's profile

Need help finding lumber around Tallahassee Florida

02-01-2021 01:46 PM by cwdance1

Just moved here from Ohio and I’m in need of a source for wood. Plea...

2 02-01-2021 03:21 PM
View Purpletang465's profile

Need help identifying this wood

02-01-2021 12:03 PM by Purpletang465

Would anyone know what kind of wood this is. The one on the far right I will ...

0 02-01-2021 12:03 PM
View lothian's profile

miter crown "into" existing crown

03-16-2012 11:01 PM by lothian

I’ve searched around these forums against the topic “mating exist...

13 01-31-2021 07:28 PM
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01-31-2021 05:10 PM by needshave

I’m going to wrap the inside of my paint booth area with either OSB or ...

0 01-31-2021 05:10 PM
View JCamp's profile

Anyone have experience with a Woodmizer LX25?

01-29-2021 10:27 PM by JCamp

I’m very close to bitting the bullet and ordering a Wood Mizer LX25 bandsaw m...

7 01-31-2021 12:03 AM
View Ross's profile

What is the average board foot price for pine

06-07-2015 02:16 AM by Ross

I buy all of my wood from a neighbor who has a band saw mill. Last year I bou...

12 01-29-2021 11:22 AM
View Oldtool's profile

Good substitute for alder

10-18-2017 10:53 PM by Oldtool

I’m in the process of designing a new piece of furniture for a family m...

40 01-28-2021 11:55 PM
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...

14 01-27-2021 10:33 PM
View zipmac22's profile

N52 Neodynium Magnets

01-25-2021 05:54 AM by zipmac22

If I drilled a hole from the backside of a board (I’m thinking pine), h...

4 01-25-2021 06:50 PM
View SVTBob's profile

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...

12 01-25-2021 12:43 AM

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