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  1. Gun Stock Color Immitation

    Wood Finishing
    Greetings all, I am new to Woodworking Talk forums and have a question I would like your folk's help with, please. I am interested in creating a gun stock for my little brother and would like to see if I can emulate a version of a HOWA pepper stock coloration. Do any of you have any insight...
  2. Drumsticks laminated hardwood

    Project Showcase
    The 2 pairs that sold have been in action now for a few weeks and the owners love'm. Hickory is one of the strongest woods (Oak and Maple are about 25% softer) available used on ax handles and hammers. Padauk is even stronger than Hickory and when laminated their strength increases by another...
  3. Keeping the glue up straight

    General Woodworking Discussion
    When I laminate two 8 qtr boards for making a band saw jewelry box, I have to dowel them together, opposite corners, to make sure they don't slip in clamp up. I want to stop this practice cause it takes some of the wood out of the box. Any ideas? Thanks JIm
  4. Do you know much about glues, adhesives, bonding, laminating?

    General Woodworking Discussion
    Only because I'm desperate I'm going to stretch the limit of forum etiquette by possibly cross posting this here. If you know anything about joinery could you pop over the my thread in "Joinery" and hopefully provide an answer to my question in “Bonding question for Bubinga in high stress...
  5. Bonding question for Bubinga in high stress application. EPI?

    Joinery
    I'm trying my hand at making a rifle stock. I found a piece of 4/4 Bubinga that I want to use. It has good grain and no sap pockets, so it's a good candidate for laminating together to get the 2 1/2" I need. I've never put a lot of research into adhesives before, but this is going to be my...
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