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    I also asked the same question. I went with the...

    I also asked the same question. I went with the Wen and PowerTec track. The ends of the track weren't square so I trued them up with my chop saw
    The general consensus in the threads is yes a track...
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    Magnolia core? Tulip poplar is in the magnolia...

    Magnolia core? Tulip poplar is in the magnolia family
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    Poplar as in Aspen or tulip poplar? If it was...

    Poplar as in Aspen or tulip poplar? If it was tulip polar the center would have some color

    Spalted is a fancy word for starting to decay. My experience with spalted is that the wood becomes...
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    Have you heard this quip? " My biggest fear is...

    Have you heard this quip?
    " My biggest fear is that I'll die and my wife will sell my tools for what I told her I paid for them"
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    Sorry for the pictures, I haven't figured out how...

    Sorry for the pictures, I haven't figured out how to rotate images on this site
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    Beech flooring project

    I bought 4000 bdft of tie siding. Random widths of 3" to 17" most of the boards were about 9' long. The wood was 99% beech, the sawmill owner set the wood aside for us. we cut the boards into 4"...
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    Pin oak is a red oak. Pin oak makes good...

    Pin oak is a red oak. Pin oak makes good firewood, lumber. Too many knots
    I'll buy spalted maple
  8. How about the Navy? ...

    How about the Navy?
    https://youtu.be/mfzuC3d1zY4

    Look around YouTube
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    Black locus is an early colonizer of cleared...

    Black locus is an early colonizer of cleared land. It grows in clumps and stands from root spreading almost like a weed. It's a fast growing tree. 6" to 8" trees are common 12" trees aren't rare....
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    Awesome your self-made solid wood table sitting...

    Awesome your self-made solid wood table sitting on the ikea table it will replace
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    I love QS wood. Oak, beech, cherry, sycamore....

    I love QS wood. Oak, beech, cherry, sycamore. Don't get much though my Sawyer has a woodmizer and doesn't do QS
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    I was pleasantly surprised to see lots of old...

    I was pleasantly surprised to see lots of old Popular Woodworking being actively bid on at an estate auction.
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    Thanks, I was wondering about that

    Thanks, I was wondering about that
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    Same thing happened to me. Get a DeWalt. There's...

    Same thing happened to me. Get a DeWalt.
    There's that old quote about buying cheap tools often
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    I agree and I speak from experience

    I agree and I speak from experience
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    I had my local sharpener sharpen everything...

    I had my local sharpener sharpen everything including $7 framing blades. Because $0.25/tooth is hard to beat and her got them sharper than new. He moved to Arcanum 30 miles away, bummer.
    I can do...
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    4 inch vs 6 inch beech flooring

    I'm still going forward with the beech flooring. Costs are about 100% more than I first thought but I hope to have flooring for less than $3/sqft.
    I have my uncle telling me that 6 inch flooring...
  18. Looks like I learned something today 😉

    Looks like I learned something today 😉
  19. FAS first and seconds? I thought it was Face and...

    FAS first and seconds? I thought it was Face and Side
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    Scott that's a lot to think about. Either you've...

    Scott that's a lot to think about. Either you've done it before or you did the math then went to lumber liquidators. Thanks
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    You're right. But my dentist has prefinished...

    You're right. But my dentist has prefinished wood floors. But I'll keep that option in mind
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    They do center heart cut. They also use big wood...

    They do center heart cut. They also use big wood , 24" and bigger.
    We'd be using a Grizzly 20" planer with a helix cutter and a 5hp Oliver table saw
    The House will be heated and air conditioned....
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    $0.20 bdft for beech for floors

    We can buy bundles of cut offs from a rail road tie Mill. 1000 bdft bundles off mixed species for $200. By the time you sort out the culls and other wood it's closer to $0.40 bdft. $0.25 to have...
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    8x8 Oak Table a thank you

    This spring I asked for some advice for a project the guys were working on at the fire house. They even followed some of the advice given. Here's the finished table

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    I think the steel has gotten a little better

    I think the steel has gotten a little better
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