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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
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Index of industrial woodworking related digital videos on the web
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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,
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White Ash Wine Cellar|
Featured Project || Posted here 3/8/2014
A modern, white ash wine cellar is detailed in both the design stage and
the completed installation.
Cab Parts, Inc.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 03/07/2014
With over 1500 configurations of cabinet boxes as well as custom milling and material choices, Cab Parts, Inc. produces easily-assembled high-quality frameless cabinet cases for commercial and residential cabinetmakers, millwork shops, designers, builders and remodelers.
Forum Discussion || Posted here 3/6/2014
It's no joke. See what happens after a linseed
oil spill in this unmanned shop.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 03/05/2014
With a mission to bring innovative, quality, value-priced machine tools to the worldwide marketplace, C.R. Onsrud manufactures CNC and inverted routers, CMC work cells, and provides committed service and customer support for every machine sold.
Edge Banding Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here 03/04/2014
Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:
Job Applicant Screening
Forum Discussion || Posted here 3/4/2014
This shop owner seeks help developing an applicant screening process.
Some suggest quizzing the potential employee on math or a shop scenario.
Brown Wood Products
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 03/03/2014
Focusing on the needs of original equipment manufacturers, Brown Wood Products' capabilities include turning, CNC machining and moulding as well as full finishing, assembly and packaging of custom wood parts and components.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/28/2014
Serving the forest products industry for over 31 years, Bailey's product line consists of thousands of in-stock items for the arborist, tree service and woodsman professions.
Power Savings of an Inverter
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 2/25/2014
Here's an interesting discussion of the power savings you can get by
using an inverter to start a large electric motor, and of the possible
complications involved in doing so.
B.H. Davis Company
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/24/2014
A radius woodworking shop supplying customers worldwide, B.H. Davis Company now exclusively produces radius millwork custom made to customer specifications.
Building a Couch
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 2/22/2014
A newcomer to furniture building learns on his first couch
and receives feedback.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/21/2014
Since the mid 1980s, AXYZ has manufactured, sold, installed and supported over 8,000 CNC machines, and is a leading manufacturer of CNC routers, laser engravers, plasma arc cutting machines and knife cutting machines.
Featured Project || Posted here 2/20/2014
This large cherry library exhibits some nice craftsmanship and
American Rotary Converters
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/19/2014
Manufacturing and distributing one of the largest selections of phase converters and industrial transformers in the world, American Rotary's offerings include static phase converters, rotary phase converters, CNC phase converters, digital phase converters, phase perfect converters and more.
Forum Discussion || Posted here 2/18/2014
Would you accept sheetgoods that come off the truck bowed
or cupped? And is the supplier at fault, or the shipper?
American National Woodworking Knife
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/17/2014
Offering professional quality woodworking knives and blades through their national distributors network, American National Woodworking Knives' products include planer blades, jointer knives, carbide tipped, solid carbide, corrugated back, shaper steel, Tersa blades and more.
Forum Discussion || Posted here 2/15/2014
Wide panels for this exterior carriage door are being considered.
Read what others have done in a similar situation.
American Fabric Filter
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/14/2014
Providing customized fabric products for 2 decades, American Fabric Filter's line includes custom dust bags, filter, bags, transfer sleeves, accessories and more.
Lift-Up Pocket Doors
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 2/11/2014
Here's a discussion of how to design and make a cabinet door that lifts up
and slides back into the cabinet like a garage door.
How's Business Poll
Featured Poll || Posted here February 11th, 2014
Cast your vote at WOODWEB's online poll, and view the voting results instantly:
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/10/2014
Recognized as a leading company in its field, Amana Tool specializes in the manufacture of high quality tungsten carbide tools for the woodworking industry, sawshops, cabinetmakers and hobbyists.
Bandmill Blades for Metal-Infested Wood
Knowledge Base Article || Posted here 2/8/2014
Advice on where to find and buy blades for a bandsaw mill that can survive
an encounter with nails, wire, et cetera in the log.
Circular Saw Texturing
Shop Built Equipment Forum Feature || Posted here 2/6/2014
This Frankensaw was built to put a "circular saw" texture on 17" reclaimed
white oak boards.
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/05/2014
In business for over 30 years, Allied Machinery specializes in new and used machinery sales, service, plant set-up and design.
Featured Project || Posted here 2/4/2014
This set of Victorian-style gates was built for a former vicarage in Wales.
AllStar Adhesive Products
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 02/03/2014
A family-owned business supplying over 100 unique products to customers world-wide, AllStar Adhesives provides gasketing products for CNC routers and v-groove tape for v-grooving and coving applications.
Curved Solid Surface
Forum Discussion || Posted here 2/1/2014
A job for a concierge desk gets complicated when a compound curve in
solid surface is incorporated. Your help is sought.
Paying a Designer
Forum Discussion || Posted here 1/30/2014
When a designer brings a cabinetmaker a job, is 15% a fair fee for the
designer to collect? And if the designer is also charging the client an
hourly rate, is it legal?
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 01/29/2014
Supplying products made in America since 1882, Alexander Dodds is a recognized leader in dovetail machinery and assembly equipment.
Shop Built Equipment Forum Feature || Posted here 1/28/2014
Detailed instructions for a shop-built dado jig are laid out here.
Air Handling Systems
Featured Advertiser || Posted here 01/27/2014
With a fully stocked warehouse and high-tech fabrication facility, Air Handling Systems manufactures and supplies industrial ventilation systems, dust collection systems and HVAC ductwork supplies.
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