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Forum: Discussing the proper use of woodworking glues, contact
cements, epoxies, and other bonding agents
Woodworking Forum: Quality standards and production of wood mouldings,
doors, windows, and other types of architectural work
and Management Forum: Lively conversations on topics like starting
your woodworking business, sales and marketing, project management, legal issues
and Millwork Installation Forum: Solve tricky field installation
problems with help from other professionals
Forum: 32mm, frameless, and face-frame cabinet design, construction
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
Forum: Learn and share information about Computer Numerically Controlled
(CNC) woodworking equipment, software, and automated manufacturing
Collection, Safety, and Plant Operation Forum: Plant layout, dust
collection systems, and other ideas for maintaining a safe, productive working
Finishing Forum: Discuss water-based finishes, polyesters, conversion
varnishes, lacquers, stains, spray equipment
Forum : Discuss timber management, silviculture, tree planting,
diseases and harvesting
Furniture Making Forum: Helping professional furniture makers improve
quality, save time, and increase profits
and Solid Surfacing Forum: Solid surface and plastic laminate fabrication
in cabinetry, countertops, and other applications
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
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
Forum: Reliable advice for novices and experts who work with this
beautiful yet technically demanding material
The woodworker's worldwide "town square," where any professional wood-related
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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
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prices on good and services, and announce upcoming auctions
News: Late-breaking news from all sectors of the wood industry
Create a free web page for your cabinet, architectural millwork, finishing, boatbuilding
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professionals you need
and Drying Directory: Create a free listing for your sawing, drying
or lumber grading company, or search the directory to locate the professionals
Wood Doctor: Read Dr. Gene Wengert's many wood engineering and
Extensive list of cabinetmaking, furniture design, boatbuilding, forestry
and wood engineering books for sale at discount prices
Buying Guide: Hardwood lumber pricing for the Western, Midwest,
and Eastern distribution markets
Directory: Get dates, locations and travel information to help
plan your next wood industry trade show visit
Descriptions and links to key woodworking industry trade magazines
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related estimating a little easier
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Questions and answers about how to work with this site
End Grain Top Cupping
Forum Discussion || Posted here 01/31/2015
A walnut end grain counter top is cupping despite the use of multiple glue methods. Check out the advice shared to solve the cupping problem.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 01/29/2015
Pomeroy Lumber Products, Inc. recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
WOODWEB's 20th Anniversary Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 01/27/2015
Voting is still open so cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:
Acoustic Guitar for Charity
Featured Project || Posted here 01/24/2015
This Acoustic Guitar was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
TaylorCraft Door Company
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 01/23/2015
Producing custom cope and stick, mitered and radius cabinet doors and drawer fronts, TaylorCraft Cabinet Door Company can design doors using over 80 profiles and dozens of material options with dependable lead times and quality guarantee.
Leadership For Dummies?
Forum Discussion || Posted here 01/22/2015
Inefficiency is bogging down this shop's productivity. Follow the suggestions from fellow shop owners to help streamline operation.
Making a Sleeve From Collector to Trash Can
Forum Discussion || Posted here 01/20/2015
An efficient dust collector-to-trash can setup is what this shop owner is looking to implement. Follow the advice shared to steer him on the right path.
Industrial Air Solutions
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 01/19/2015
For problem smoke, dust, fumes, mist and odors, Industrial Air Solutions creates customized in-plant clean air solutions, with air filtration products to meet or exceed OSHA and EPA requirements.
Router Jig for Radius Sanding Blocks
Shopbuilt Equipment Gallery Feature || Posted here 01/17/2015
Here are some radius sanding blocks for shaping fretboards and dressing frets on a guitar.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 01/15/2015
Milcetic Design recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
1890 Barn-to-Home Conversion
Featured Project || Posted here 01/13/2015
This 1890 barn was recently converted into a home. Check it out at the Project Gallery.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 01/09/2015
With 25 years of business in North America, GUHDO provides cutting edge, high quality precision tooling solutions for the woodworking industry.
The Best Glues For Exterior Door Panels
Forum Discussion || Posted here 01/08/2015
This poster is looking for a glue that withstands heat for exterior door panels. Check out the advice offered, including wisdom from The Wood Doc.
WOODWEB's 20th Anniversary Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 01/07/2015
Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:
Baseboard Transition at the Top of a Stair
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 01/03/2015
Wise advice from a pro helps a trim carpenter detail the joint where hallway baseboard moulding turns and goes down a staircase.
What To Do About Photos Being Infringed
Forum Discussion || Posted here 01/01/2015
This poster's Google search of his completed work photos revealed rampant infringement by websites around the world. The solutions offered may help prevent this problem in the future.
Building and Installing Wainscot
Featured Project || Posted here 12/30/2014
This 100 (plus) year old house was updated with wainscot. Check it out at the Project Gallery.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 12/29/2014
Specialists in panel sizing equipment, Giben provides single line panel saws, angular sizing systems, panel sizing systems, panel handling equipment and panel optimizing software.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 12/27/2014
Legendworks Custom recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Featured Poll || Posted here December 25th, 2014
Voting is still open at WOODWEB's online poll, and results can be viewed instantly -
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- Software Products Servicing the Woodworking, Stone and Metal Fabrication Industries.
Historic Roller Track Door Hardware
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 12/23/2014
Here's some great architectural woodworking history: a look at old track-and-roller pocket door hardware with some original ads and patent documentation.
Bandsaw Speed Reducer
Shopbuilt Equipment Gallery Feature || Posted here 12/20/2014
When this woodworker needed to slow his wood bandsaw down to cut cut steel he implemented the following setup. Here's how it works:
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 12/19/2014
A leader in on-site furniture and wood restoration and repair, Furniture Medic also offers franchise opportunities, offering the training, support and supplies to develop your own finishing and repair business.
Wide Belt Sander Tracking Issue
Forum Discussion || Posted here 12/18/2014
A widebelt sander belt is not tracking correctly and also is not oscillating - what gives? Check out the advice shared to get the sander back on track.
Freedom Machine Tool
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 12/17/2014
Building CNC routers for over 25 years, Freedom Machine Tool provides quality, precision and reliable machinery for the woodworking industry worldwide.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 12/16/2014
911 Wood Finishing recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Laser Level Accuracy Issues
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 12/13/2014
Laser levels can be knocked out of whack, and old-school water levels can have issues of their own. Here are tips on how to deal with levels on the job site.
Forum Discussion || Posted here 12/11/2014
150 and 180 grit velcro sanding discs are removing too much material from oak and adhesion issues are a concern for this finisher. Follow what other finishers suggest.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 12/10/2014
A collaborative tracking software program for architects, designers and other contractors in the custom home industry, Detail Binder is a total business package combining design details, financial reports, production tracking and other project components.
Featured Project || Posted here 12/09/2014
This Transitional Kitchen was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
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