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  1. Timber Framing
    Hi - I'm trying to identify the species of some barnwood. The barn is in Iowa and was built in the 1840s. Attached are a few pictures that I received from the person taking down the barn. I realize it might be tough to positively identify without a more detailed picture of the sanded wood, but...
  2. Joinery
    So I snagged a handful of old American Chestnut barn timbers and boards (yeah, the barn was around 100 years old, build like a bomb shelter) with the intent of making a bed frame out of them. I think I can do it, but I need y'all's advice on how to do it best and safely. My tools and shop are...
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