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  1. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hi there, new to this forum (and woodworking). I stripped and sanded a table that was previously stained and finished. I’m pretty happy with the result, but there are some dark blotches and I’m wondering if there’s any way to get rid of them. I sanded it all down pretty thoroughly & tried some...
  2. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hello, I purchased lately an old wooden outdoor dining set, the colour is faded and needs TLC, I have started by cleaning it with high pressure water pump, I noticed that the wood looked like it was already painted and I was able to peal it off while spraying, I assumed this was teak wood, now...
  3. General Woodworking Discussion
    One of my clients wants box beams similar to the one in the picture. But they don't know what type of wood it is. They say it could be oak, but I am not certain. Any help in identifying the type would be appreciated. Also, from the looks of it, is it stained? Or is it just poly?
  4. General Woodworking Discussion
    I bought this guitar a while back, it has many things about it that set it apart from guitars of its respective model. This includes the type of wood the body is made of, can anybody tell me what type of wood this is? Thank you.
  5. General Woodworking Discussion
    Hey guys, This one is pretty out there. I am a tech guy, and I am thinking about building my own personal computer. I was thinking about what type of material I would need. Then I thought... Hey! Why not wood? First, I need a wood that will not bend and bow much with temp changes. A laptop in...
  6. General Woodworking Discussion
    I'm a relative newbie on this. earlier this year I built a dining table for my daughter. I stained/varnished 2x8 birch planks from HD, and used 3 cross braces that were 1x3's. I then attached ikea legs. Overall I was reallypleased with it, and she think I'm dad of the year. It looked good...
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    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...
  8. General Woodworking Discussion
    I have to replace some basic square columns on my porch. They are not load bearing. There is a steel support brace inside them. I want to paint them white. Should I use treated plywood and let it cure over the summer before painting? Or, is there an alternative that I can pain immediatly that...
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