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Gallery: Professional woodworkers post examples of their work in
this interactive venue
Gallery: Professional primary processing companies display and
describe their sawmill facilities
Gallery: Professional woodworkers display and describe their shop
facilities, products and equipment
Equipment Gallery: Professional woodworker's jigs, rigs, and shopbuilt equipment
Images Gallery: Newly posted pictures at the Forums, Exchanges,
Posts from All Forums: View the most recent posts from all of WOODWEB's
Forums in one location
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
topic is fair game
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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
Sales and Special Offers: Our advertisers offer woodworkers discounted
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
or wood products manufacturing company, or search the directory to locate the
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
Lumber and Timber
Calculators: On-line calculators to make your timber and lumber
related estimating a little easier
Calendar: Trade shows, auctions, seminars, conventions, training schools
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More than you wanted to know about WOODWEB and its origins
Our Visitors Say: Woodworkers tell you what they think about WOODWEB
Frequently Asked Questions:
Questions and answers about how to work with this site
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 03/02/2015
An award-winning manufacturer of custom woodworking software, KCD Software offers tools designed for use by builders, woodworkers, designers, and renovators of cabinetry and closets.
Refinishing Reproduction Furniture
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 02/28/2015
A finisher receives advice about making repairs to a piece that's not an antique, but looks a lot like one.
Finish Color Test
Forum Discussion || Posted here 02/26/2015
This finisher is trying to find out what industry standard tests are available for matching shades of colors. Check out the suggestions from fellow finishers.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 02/24/2015
Seven Trees Woodworking recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
J. Gibson McIlvain
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/23/2015
In the lumber business since 1798, J. Gibson McIlvain is a wholesale source of domestic and exotic hardwood, softwood, plywood and custom millwork.
Curved Wall Cabinet
Featured Project || Posted here 02/21/2015
This curved wall cabinet was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
Marketing 101 for a Small Cabinet Shop
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 02/19/2015
This two-man cabinet business is given advice on how to build name recognition and make personal contacts.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/18/2015
A family-based business founded in 1966, J&G Machinery offers a full range of services including new woodworking machinery, used woodworking machinery, parts and supplies, in-house technical assistance and on-site service.
Stile and Rail Question
Forum Discussion || Posted here 02/17/2015
This poster has always outsourced his doors. Now he's added a couple of shapers and is making doors in-shop but the stile and rail cutters are different from his previous setup. See if the advice shared can set him straight.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 02/14/2015
Long Island Kitchen and Bath recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/13/2015
An industry leader with products known for quality, value and reliability, Italpresse USA has supplied hydraulic press systems to the woodworking industry for more than 40 years.
Wood Veneer Artwork
Featured Project || Posted here 02/12/2015
Wood veneer artwork was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/09/2015
A division of Advantage Trim and Lumber, IpeDepot.com is a direct source for Ipe Decking.
White Hard Maple Is Off Color
Forum Discussion || Posted here 02/07/2015
After surfacing, this white hard maple is off in color. The Wood Doc explains how the drying process affects color.
WOODWEB's Shop Size Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 02/05/2015
Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:
Solid Color Finishes For Kitchens
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 02/03/2015
Finishers share views on the selection and application of solid-color finishes for kitchen cabinetry.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/02/2015
Serving the woodworking industry since 1992, Integra Tooling supplies high-end tooling at affordable prices, including CNC machining products, tooling and accessories, custom tool manufacturing, sharpening services and much more.
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.
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Buy and Sell
Listings from All Exchanges
Opportunities Exchange: Employment opportunities and services within the
and Wood Products Exchange: A worldwide buy/sell exchange for lumber
and wood products
Machinery Exchange: Buy and sell surplus woodworking machinery
Exchange: Classified advertising for the woodworking industry
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