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In this issue:

=> Featured Sawmill
(TC Woods, LLC)

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

=> Recent Additions to the Woodworkers Directory
(New companies create free web pages)

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

=> Industry News
(TaylorCraft Cabinet Door Company Launches ASAP Service

=> Featured Project
(Handmade games table)

=> Video Pick
(Alliance Millsoft)


=> Featured Sawmill

Dan Odell of TC Woods, LLC was recently interviewed by
WOODWEB's Brett Hagstrom. Read about Dan's sawmill
business right here (and don't miss the picture of the
chainsaw mill cutting some massive tabletops):


=> Hot Threads

Elliptical courtroom wall paneling: can you picture it?
Check out this impressive project as it's installed at:

A question on beading and window construction gets some
in-depth answers at the Solid Wood Machining Forum. Add
your thoughts:

Does using both dye and stain muddy the waters, turning a
simple process into a complicated one? Here are a handful
of opinions on which situations call for the more complex

An edgebander issue involving the feed track is
presented... and solved, just like that! Get the details
at the Cabinetmaking Forum:


=> Recent Additions to the Woodworkers Directory

The following companies recently created free webpages at
the Woodworkers Directory. Create yours at:

Lost Cabin Studios

Woodcrafters Workshop

Bettinger Wood Products Inc.

Brian Brace Fine Furniture Maker


This issue of the WOODWEB Update is sponsored in part by
C.R. Onsrud, Inc.:

Manufacturer of CNC routers, inverted routers, and routing

Web highlights:
* Video Demos Online
* Machine Specifications
* 24 Hour Parts and Service
* User Testimonials



=> Knowledge Base Highlights

A real whopper of a conference table calls for carefully
considered construction... Here's an extended discussion
of the issues involved when building unusually large

Does low-grade wood have to equal firewood? Not
necessarily. Read on for insight - with photos - on how to
use (and sell) wood that is officially graded low. 

Making a plywood-to-hardwood edge joint smooth and
flush... Here, woodworkers present the ways:

Need curved baseboard cap moulding? The popular vote
winner is: rip it into thin strips and re-laminate it on
the curve you want.

Pros advise on the careful use of glaze and toner to
enhance color and grain without calling attention to

This advanced discussion of how to draw and machine a
one-of-a-kind volute includes some helpful images and
plenty of pointers.


=> Industry News

TaylorCraft Cabinet Door Company announces the launch of
their new ASAP Service video, detailing the company’s one
day lead time on ASAP cabinet door orders. “Our customers
can service their customers quickly and jobs get done on
time even if a couple doors are damaged and need to be
reordered or doors need to be added at the last minute,”
says Heath Till, COO. View the video at:


=> Featured Project

This handmade games table features a diverse array of wood
species. The success of the piece lies in its exquisite


=> Video Pick
Alliance Millsoft features videos covering estimating of
millwork, casework, and mouldings. To view the videos,
click on the link below and scroll down to Alliance
Millsoft's video links:

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