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  2. General Woodworking Discussion
    Last year my husband and I had two mature ash trees cut down and milled into 1-inch thick boards. We have almost no woodworking knowledge but were having a hard time saying goodbye to our trees and thought it was a brilliant idea, at the time, to mill them and build furniture out of them. This...
  3. Wood Finishing
    So I've got a piece of wood that needs finishing. It's going to see pretty rough use in my game of choice, hurling. Right now it's just a plain piece of ash. What I want to do is perhaps add something like a stain to it, to make it more unique. I was going to just go to home depot and slap...
  4. Project Showcase
    Walnut & Ash Contemplation Bench Build Thread - Hand tools (& a bit of table saw) Hello! I've been behind on posting progress on another build that I have going and have flat out just neglected to start a thread for this one. Well, here it is so far. I am building a small, single seat bench...
  5. Forestry & Milling
    Just recently have I started to buy a few logs. Here is what I am paying: Ash: $00.12 per board foot Walnut: $00.26 Per board foot White Oak: $00.13 per board foot I am getting 14 logs at an average cost of $57.14 per log Will have to calculate maple and sycamore. I forgot to measure the...
  6. Forestry & Milling
    I have the opportunity to get three ash logs: #1 13' 8" average diameter 23" #2 13'7" AVERAGE DIAMETER 27" #3 7' SMALL DIAMETER 42" CROTCH The logs seem to have black line spalt in them and they are not a pure white. Questions: Should I get all three? About $30 a log How to cut? Will...
  7. Woodturning
    http://i.imgur.com/BuLLE.jpg -Ash http://i.imgur.com/Bx1fY.jpg -Ash http://i.imgur.com/mrYgp.jpg -Cherry http://i.imgur.com/nEcDW.jpg- Shot of all three These are my first live-edge bowls, let me know what you think.
  8. Wood Finishing
    Hello all, I am about to start my first wood project and I am thinking of building a cradle for my soon to be borned child. I am following this tutorial: http://www.binkyswoodworking.com/BeckysCradle.php but I can not figure out what kind of wood he is using (top right picture). In the plans...
  9. General Woodworking Discussion
    I have just recieved some very large pieces of wood and need ideas what to do with them. I just got a piece of butternut (white walnut) and it is gorgeous but I have no idea what to make out of it. I got it for free along with several other species. The board is 1 5/8" Thick, 9 feet long and...
  10. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hi, I am somewhat new to woodworking and decided to make an outdoor table with some torrefied ash that found at a specialty lumberyard. It is absolutely beautiful wood and is supposed to be rot-resistant. I cut the wood for my project, but now as I am getting ready to assemble it, I found...
  11. Project Showcase
    This is the 5th one of these that I have made. Learned something each time. This is a solid ash lid (top and sides) and 3/4 ash LC plywood for the main body. The square corners are poplar. Yea I know, weird combination of wood... No hardware on the main body, just glue and a very tight press...
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