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Project Gallery:   Professional woodworkers post examples of their work in this interactive venue

Sawmill Gallery:   Professional primary processing companies display and describe their sawmill facilities

Shop Gallery:   Professional woodworkers display and describe their shop facilities, products and equipment

Shopbuilt Equipment Gallery:   Professional woodworker's jigs, rigs, and shopbuilt equipment

Recent Images Gallery:   Newly posted pictures at the Forums, Exchanges, and Galleries



Forums           return to top

Recent Posts from All Forums:   View the most recent posts from all of WOODWEB's Forums in one location

Adhesives Forum:   Discussing the proper use of woodworking glues, contact cements, epoxies, and other bonding agents

Architectural Woodworking Forum:   Quality standards and production of wood mouldings, doors, windows, and other types of architectural work

Business and Management Forum:   Lively conversations on topics like starting your woodworking business, sales and marketing, project management, legal issues and accounting

Cabinet and Millwork Installation Forum:   Solve tricky field installation problems with help from other professionals

Cabinetmaking Forum:   32mm, frameless, and face-frame cabinet design, construction

CAD Forum:   Beat the Computer Aided Design learning curve with help from experienced CAD users

Commercial Kiln Drying Forum:   Discuss issues facing commercial drying operations that process at least 750,000 bd. ft. of lumber per year

CNC Forum:   Learn and share information about Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) woodworking equipment, software, and automated manufacturing

Dust Collection, Safety, and Plant Operation Forum:   Plant layout, dust collection systems, and other ideas for maintaining a safe, productive working environment

Professional Finishing Forum:   Discuss water-based finishes, polyesters, conversion varnishes, lacquers, stains, spray equipment

Forestry Forum :   Discuss timber management, silviculture, tree planting, diseases and harvesting

Professional Furniture Making Forum:   Helping professional furniture makers improve quality, save time, and increase profits

Laminating and Solid Surfacing Forum:   Solid surface and plastic laminate fabrication in cabinetry, countertops, and other applications

Sawing and Drying Forum:   Your best source of technical and practical advice on sawmilling, kiln drying, and primary processing

Shop Built Equipment Forum:   Professionals share their rigs and jigs, storage tricks, shop built equipment, and time saving tips

Solid Wood Machining Forum:   Proper tool sharpening, equipment setup, care and maintenance, and correct lumber feed rates for moulders, saws and planers

Value Added Wood Processing Forum:   Learn how to improve your output, find new markets, and boost sales of your lumber products

Veneer Forum:   Reliable advice for novices and experts who work with this beautiful yet technically demanding material

WOODnetWORK:   The woodworker's worldwide "town square," where any professional wood-related topic is fair game



Resources           return to top

Video Library:   Index of industrial woodworking related digital videos on the web

Software & Mobile Apps:   Fully functional applications, shareware and demos including plywood and panel optimizers, CAD and CNC software

Auctions, Sales and Special Offers:   Our advertisers offer woodworkers discounted prices on good and services, and announce upcoming auctions

Industry News:   Late-breaking news from all sectors of the wood industry

Woodworkers Directory:   Create a free web page for your cabinet, architectural millwork, finishing, boatbuilding or wood products manufacturing company, or search the directory to locate the professionals you need

Sawing and Drying Directory:   Create a free listing for your sawing, drying or lumber grading company, or search the directory to locate the professionals you need

The Wood Doctor:   Read Dr. Gene Wengert's many wood engineering and processing articles

Bookstore:   Extensive list of cabinetmaking, furniture design, boatbuilding, forestry and wood engineering books for sale at discount prices

Lumber Buying Guide:   Hardwood lumber pricing for the Western, Midwest, and Eastern distribution markets

Tradeshow Directory:   Get dates, locations and travel information to help plan your next wood industry trade show visit

Newsstand:   Descriptions and links to key woodworking industry trade magazines

Lumber and Timber Calculators:   On-line calculators to make your timber and lumber related estimating a little easier

Events Calendar:   Trade shows, auctions, seminars, conventions, training schools

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Poll Center:   Cast your vote in current surveys, and view the results of past surveys

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IWF 2014
Site Announcement || Posted here 8/22/2014

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IWF 2014
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IWF 2014
Site Announcement || Posted here 8/20/2014

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IWF 2014
Site Announcement || Posted here 8/19/2014

Attending IWF? Visit WOODWEB at booth #4343 and grab a self-stick spider if you'd like. You can check out why some folks are attending the show, and vote in our latest poll.



Rangate
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 08/18/2014

With their motto “It starts with Knowledge”, Rangate and its sister companies, Alpine Technical Workshop & Soukup America, are dedicated to supplying the North American High-Performance Solid Wood Window and Door market with the correct solutions, whether from a workshop on proper production, procuring the proper tooling and supplies, or obtaining information from one of our Soukup CNC window centers.





Dealing with Variable Moisture Content
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 8/16/2014

If you're a cabinetmaker, veneering your own panels is a last resort, not a way to save money or simplify your life.



Finish Systems
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 08/15/2014

In business since 1988, Finish Systems offers sales and service of brand name spray equipment such as 3M/Accuspray, AOM Asturo, Binks, C.A. Technologies, Devilbiss, Sata and many others.





Engineered Stiles Veneer Failure
Forum Discussion || Posted here 8/14/2014

Veneer failure on walnut door stiles is the problem at hand. Follow the advice shared to see if glue type is the culprit.



How to correct cherry stain blotching?
Forum Discussion || Posted here 8/12/2014

Blotching stain on cherry wall cabinets is holding up this kitchen remodel. Find out if this is a technique related problem, or just the nature of the species.



Felder USA
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 08/08/2014

With over 50 years of machine building experience, Felder USA is committed to designing, developing and manufacturing custom made, high quality woodworking machinery, such as CNC machining centers, edgebanders, shapers, boring machines and many more.





Custom Dog Bed
Featured Project || Posted here 8/07/2014

Check out this woodworker's unique take on a dog bed.



Veneered Panels: Buy Or Make?
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 8/05/2014

If you're a cabinetmaker, veneering your own panels is a last resort, not a way to save money or simplify your life.



FastCap
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 08/04/2013

Offering innovative, practical woodworking products and tools, FastCap's products include FastEdge, FastCaps, peel and stick accessories, adhesive and filler systems and many, many more unique items to accommodate the needs of the professional woodworker.





Featured Shop
Shop Gallery || Posted here 8/02/2014

McGrew Architectural Woodwork now features an interview with owner James McGrew.





Traveling Work Bench
Shopbuilt Equipment Gallery Feature || Posted here 7/31/2014

This custom knock down work bench may be too nice to take to the job site.



Excel Dowel and Wood Products
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/30/2014

Supplying a variety of customers from OEMs to small shops, Excel Dowel and Wood Products is a full service manufacturer of wood component parts for the cabinet, furniture, door manufacturing and building industries.





Surfacing Lumber Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 07/29/2014

Voting for the Woodworking Poll is still open so remember to cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:



IWF 2014 Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 07/28/2014

Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:



Quarter-Sawing with a Swing Blade Mill
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 7/26/2014

How to saw for vertical grain and figure using a swing-blade mill.



ETK International
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/25/2014

Offering a broad range of superior products and services from industry-leading manufacturers at affordable prices, ETK International supplies new, used and reconditioned industrial machinery, spare parts and components, and machine service.





IWF on the fly?
Forum Discussion || Posted here 7/24/2014

Thinking of attending IWF for the first time this year? Here's some advice from experienced fair-goers.



The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 7/22/2014

Dark Horse Woodworks recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!





Erecta-Rack
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/21/2014

Practical, simple and easy-to-assemble, Erecta-Rack is a portable rack system for all trim and door drying needs.





Macassar Ebony Bow Front Vanity
Featured Project || Posted here 7/19/2013

This bow front vanity features hand cut dovetails and Macassar ebony, birds eye maple, satinwood, holly and ebony veneers.



Pros and Cons of Waterborne Finishes
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 7/17/2014

Here's a long discussion of reasons to prefer waterborne finishes (or not).



Elias Woodwork
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/16/2014

In business since 1983, Elias Woodwork and Manufacturing manufactures cabinet doors, dovetail drawers, curved components, molding, refacing material and more for cabinetmakers, contractors and other woodworking professionals.





Increasing Automation In a Small-Medium Shop
Forum Discussion || Posted here 7/15/2014

Moving up to nesting and automation is the topic of this discussion at the CNC Forum. Any input for a small-to-medium size shop?



Electrophysics
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/09/2014

A Canadian company located in south-western Ontario, Electrophysics specializes in the design, manufacture and marketing of moisture meters.





Edge-It Edgebanding
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/07/2014

Supplying the woodworking industry with edgebanding - PVC, metallic, and veneer - Edge-It Edgebanding also carries hot melt adhesive, edgebanding tape and hardware for wholesale and manufacturers.





The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 7/5/2014

Euro Custom Woodworking Inc. recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!





eCabinet Systems
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 07/04/2014

A powerful and sophisticated cabinet and furniture design software program, eCabinet Systems offers sales tools and productivity-enhancing features that can benefit any custom cabinet operation.





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Buy and Sell

Recent Listings from All Exchanges

Job Opportunities Exchange: Employment opportunities and services within the woodworking industry

Lumber and Wood Products Exchange:  A worldwide buy/sell exchange for lumber and wood products

Woodworking Machinery Exchange:   Buy and sell surplus woodworking machinery

Classifieds Exchange:  Classified advertising for the woodworking industry


Knowledge Base           return to top

Knowledge Base - Search or Browse:   An always-growing collection of over 10,000 articles including woodworking articles from wood industry magazines and experts, and the best discussions from our Interactive Forums, arranged in the categories listed below

Recent Knowledge Base Articles

Adhesives, Gluing and Laminating
 -Glues and Bonding
Agents

 -Gluing and
Clamping
Equipment


Architectural Millwork
 -Custom Millwork
 -Doors and
Windows

 -Flooring
 -General
 -Millwork Installer
 -Lathe Turning
 -Mouldings
 -Millwork
Restoration

 -Stairs
 -Stock
Manufacturing


Business
 -Employee Relations
 -Estimating,
Accounting,
Profitability

 -Legal
 -Marketing
 -Plant Management
 -Project
Management

 -Sales

Cabinetmaking
 -Commercial
Cabinetry

 -Custom Cabinet
Construction

 -Cabinet Design
 -Cabinet Door
Construction

 -General
 -Installation
 -Residential
Cabinetry

 -Store Fixtures

Computerization
 -Software
 -CNC Machinery
and Techniques

 -CAD and Design

Dust Collection, Safety, Plant Operation
 -General
 -Material Handling
 -Wood Waste
Disposal

 -Safety Equipment
 -Hazard
Communication


Finishing
 -General
Wood Finishing

 -High Speed
Production

 -Refinishing

Forestry
 -Agro-Forestry
 -Forest Product
Laboratory Articles

 -Tree Pests &
Diseases
 -Timber Harvesting
 -Tree Planting
 -Woodlot
Management

Furniture
 -Custom Furniture
 -Furniture Design
 -General
 -Furniture
Manufacturing

 -Outdoor Furniture
 -Furniture Repairs
 -Furniture
Reproduction

 -Restoration

Laminating and Solid Surfacing
 -Fabrication
Techniques

 -Materials
 -Equipment

Lumber and Plywood
 -Buying
 -Storage
 -Wood
Identification


Panel Processing
 -General
 -Machine Setup
and Maintenance


Primary Processing
 -General
 -Air Drying
Lumber

 -Kiln Construction
 -Kiln Operation
 -Lumber Grading
 -Sawmilling
 -Woodlot
Management

 -Yield Formulas

Solid Wood Machining
 -General
 -Setup and
Maintenance

 -Tooling
 -Tool Grinding

Veneer
 -Machinery
 -Processing And
Manufacturing

 -Techniques

Wood Engineering
 -General
 -Wood Properties

Woodworking Miscellaneous
 -Accessories
 -Bending Wood
 -Boat Building
 -Boat Repairs
 -Carving
 -Musical
Instruments

 -Picture Frames
 -Tool Maintenance
 -Woodworking




Product Directory           return to top

Alphabetical List of Companies

Adhesives and Fasteners

Associations

Business

Cabinets

Components

Computer Software

Drafting Design Services

Education

Electronics

Finishing and Abrasives

Forestry

HandTools

Hardware

 -CabinetAccessories
 -Decorative
 -Drawer Systems
 -Hinges
 -Lighting
 -Panel Installation


Job Opportunities and Woodworking Services

Laminating and Solid Surfacing

Lumber and Plywood

 -Retail Lumber
& Plywood


Machinery
 -Air Compressors
 -Auctions & Appraisals
 -Boring Machines
 -Carving Machines
 -Clamping
Equipment

 -CNC
Machinery

 -Combination
Machinery

 -Coping Machines
 -Countertop
Equipment

 -Door and Window
Equipment

 -Dovetailing
Equipment

 -Dowelling
Equipment

 -Dowelmaking
Machinery

 -Dust Collection
 -Downdraft Tables
 -Edge Banders
 -Energy Production
Equipment

 -Finger Jointers
 -Finishing
Equipment

 -Flooring Machinery
 -Frame
Equipment

 -Gluing Equipment
 -Hinge Insertion
 -Jointers
 -Laminating
Equipment
 -Laser Machining
 -Lathes
 -Material
Handling

 -Measuring Equipment
 -Misc
 -Mortising
Equipment

 -Moulders
 -Panel Processing
Equipment

 -Planers
 -Presses
 -Primary Processing
 -Routers
 -Sanding Machines
 -Sawing Machines
 -Service & Repairs
 -Shapers
 -Sharpening
Equipment

 -Spare Parts
 -Stair
Manufacturing

 -Tenoners
 -V-Grooving
Equipment

 -Veneer Equipment
 -Wood Waste
Handling
Equipment

 -Downdraft Tables

Mouldings and Millwork
 -Flooring
 -Stair Building
Packaging and Transportation

Power Tools

Plans & Publications

Plant Maintenance & Management

Sawing and Drying

Suppliers

Tooling

 -Enhancements and
Accessories

Veneer
 -Edgebanding
 -Inlays and
Marquetry


Wood Turning





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