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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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Cast your vote in current surveys, and view the results of past surveys
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
Ramping Up When You Need Workers
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 10/30/2014
Here's advice on optimizing the cost of additional help as production increases.
Hoffmann Machine Company
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/29/2014
Dedicated to the development, design and manufacture of quality woodworking machines, Hoffmann Machine Company's products range from entry-level machines to machines for custom woodworking shops, to custom-made industrial cutting and joining systems.
Featured Poll || Posted here October 28th, 2014
Voting is still open at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly (sponsored by WalzCraft - Custom Doors and Wood Products.
Knob Drilling Jig
Forum Discussion || Posted here 10/25/2014
This poster just purchased a knob drilling jig and doesn't appear sold on it. Check out the jigs participants recommend.
Featured Project || Posted here 10/23/2014
This Cedar Table was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 10/21/2014
Barrack Farms recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/20/2014
Finally, a dust collection system for the drill press, DRILLNADO collects nearly all dust and debris right at the source by surrounding the drill chuck and bit, and can be used on systems ranging from the common shop vacuum or wet/dry vacuum to large dust collection systems.
Titebond 1, 2 and 3
Forum Discussion || Posted here 10/18/2014
Titebond 1, 2 or 3? See what folks have to say about the different types and their usefulness.
Air-Drying and Kiln-Drying 8/4 Oak
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 10/16/2013
Experts and kiln owners discuss the proper drying schedule and equipment to use when drying thick red oak lumber.
Hermance Machine Company
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/15/2014
Providing a wide selection of quality new and used industrial woodworking equipment, Hermance Machine Company also offers machine parts, woodworking supplies and exceptional customer service.
Avoiding Catalyst Mistakes
Forum Discussion || Posted here 10/14/2014
This finisher is trying to make sure his workers do not spray conversion varnishes without adding the catalyst. Fellow finishers share their advice at:
Walnut Guitar Stand
Featured Project || Posted here 10/11/2014
This Walnut Guitar Stand was recently posted at the Project Gallery.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/10/2014
With 25 years of business in North America, GUHDO provides cutting edge, high quality precision tooling solutions for the woodworking industry.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 10/9/2014
Michael Horner Woodworking recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Featured Poll || Posted here October 7th, 2014
Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly (sponsored by WalzCraft - Custom Doors and Wood Products.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/06/2014
Providing spark detection and extinguishment systems, GreCon's goal is to provide technologically advanced equipment to ensure safer facilities and optimized production for their customers.
Keeping Dust Out Of Office
Forum Discussion || Posted here 10/4/2014
This shop owner is dealing with dust infiltrating his attached office and showroom. Follow along with what other shop owners suggest to help keep dust out of the office and showroom.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/03/2014
Specialists in panel sizing equipment, Giben provides single line panel saws, angular sizing systems, panel sizing systems, panel handling equipment and panel optimizing software.
Featured Poll || Posted here October 2nd, 2014
Voting is still open so cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly (sponsored by Southeast Tool Inc. - High Quality Tooling at Competitive Pricing.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 10/01/2014
A manufacturer of solvent and waterborne coatings for interior and exterior applications, Gemini Coatings' products include wood stains, varnishes, lacquers, sealers, waterbornes, touch-up and repair products, and much more.
Groovers ok For Tenoning?
Forum Discussion || Posted here 9/27/2014
This poster is setting up to cut tenons on a shaper. Groovers and tenon discs are the options. Which one will perform better?
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 09/26/2014
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.
The Woodworkers Directory
Site Announcement || Posted here 09/25/2014
B E Selby Const. recently created a free webpage at the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours today!
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 09/22/2014
In business since 1986, Fuji Spray is a North American manufacturer of HVLP paint spraying systems and self-contained low pressure spray systems.
Refinishing Kitchen Cabinets on Site
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 9/20/2014
An in-depth discussion regarding the difficulties of re-finishing a kitchen with cabinetry in place.
Missing a Deadline
Forum Discussion || Posted here 9/18/2014
Missing a deadline is never good. This cabinetmaker is cutting it close with a luxury house job. See if the advice shared can keep him on track and get the job finished before the deadline arrives.
Freedom Machine Tool
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 09/17/2014
Building CNC routers for over 25 years, Freedom Machine Tool provides quality, precision and reliable machinery for the woodworking industry worldwide.
Getting Into Frameless
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 9/16/2014
A cabinetmaking newbie gets advice on making his first frameless kitchen.
Forum Discussion || Posted here 9/13/2014
Do you tally delivered lumber? You may want to after reading what this poster shares about his reoccurring lumber tally issues. Follow along and see if a supplier change should be considered
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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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