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In this issue:

=> WOODWEB's Forestry Forum
(Cultivate some conversation)

=> WOODWEB Knowledge Base Highlights
(The latest additions to this growing resource)

=> Finishing Forum Technical Advisor
(Meet Bob Niemeyer)

=> Hot Threads
(A sampling of current forum discussions)

=> Industry News, Sales and Specials Offers
(Don't miss important info and great deals)


=> WOODWEB's Forestry Forum

Have you got tree planting troubles, pest problems, or
simply a strong desire to share your love of silviculture
with others? Then WOODWEB's Forestry Forum is the place for
you! Join in some tree-centric talk at:


=> WOODWEB Knowledge Base Highlights

If you're exploring design ideas for the latest in home
entertainment - large screen and flat TVs - you'll want to
tune in to this recent Knowledge Base addition. Full color
illustrations provide a few ideas.

It's spring again and things are heating up. But what's the
best glazing material to get things cooking inside your
solar kiln? Read on to find out...

Glazing is a popular topic in this round of new Knowledge
Base articles. Now we're talking 'glaze' in the finishing
sense... A mystery sample must be matched.

The search is on for an efficient, low-tech (non-CNC)
method for squaring panels. Recommendations on equipment
and method come flooding in.

Vacuum drying may have been around for over a century, but
the technology is just now being explored by many. Size of
stock and manufacturer is taken into account when tallying
up the advantages.


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=> Finishing Forum Technical Advisor

Bob Niemeyer is a Technical Representative with over 22
years experience as a job estimator, lead finisher, manager
and trainer of personnel. Currently, Bob also owns and
operates a furniture touchup business in Madison, WI. Visit
the Finishing Forum at:


=> Hot Threads

Ready to join an explosive conversation at the Finishing
Forum? Affordable, explosion-proof lighting is the topic today.

This finisher needs to complete a camouflage job on some
cabinetry. Can you offer advice on how to solve the problem
by using two fillers that don't quite match the final finish?

Delicate surgery is taking place at the Sawing and Drying
Forum. The utensil of choice? A chainsaw! Click this link
to join a discussion on removing metal from sawlogs:

A question of equipment has arisen at the Solid Wood
Machining Forum: To produce stile and rail doors in-house,
should this shop use a series of shapers or a moulder? If
you have an opinion, chime in:


=> Industry News, Sales and Specials Offers

You'll find special deals on lathes, bandsaws and more at
WOODWEB's Industry Sales and Special Offers:
And at the Industry News, get the latest info on upcoming
courses and tradeshows:

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