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  1. Important Site Information

    Start here before you post. Read the rules, and then introduce yourself.
    1. Introductions

      Welcome. Share some basics with everyone.
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      Tony Latest: Hello from Alaska Tony, Apr 19, 2018 at 7:01 AM
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    2. SITE RULES

      It is your responsibility to read, understand, and abide by all trading and forum rules. Failure to do so may result in loss of all privileges.

      LAST EDIT: 10-30-2016
    3. Kevin Jaynes

      Info and updates on Kevin
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      Don Ratcliff Latest: The paddle Don Ratcliff, Apr 10, 2018
    4. Site Help, Suggestions, & Feedback

      This section is very important. We need suggestions & feedback from members!
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      pinky Latest: Advice on riser blocks pinky, Mar 10, 2018
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    5. Bugs, Problems, & Other Issues

      Need help using this site? Forum related questions and suggestion welcome.
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      Rick Ferris Latest: Posting pictures Rick Ferris, Apr 6, 2018
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    6. Site Help Videos

      Learn how to use the WoodBarter forum quickly and easily by watching these short videos.
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  2. Wood Central; Trade, Buy, Sell, or Show.

    Find other members interested in trading, buying, or selling wood.
    1. General Trade Discussions

      This forum is for discussing topics you need help with. It is NOT for making trades or establishing order of refusals.
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      DKMD Latest: Large Flate Rate Boxes DKMD, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:34 PM
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    2. Wood For Trade

      Post your wants & offers here. You must post good quality images of the actual items you are offering for trade.
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      Texasstate Latest: Trade Burl blanks for a finished pen Texasstate, Apr 18, 2018 at 10:20 PM
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    3. Want To Buy

      Post your want ads here if you don't have wood to trade but are willing to make a monetary offer for wood.
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      chanser123 Latest: Yellow cedar burl chanser123, Apr 19, 2018 at 7:13 AM
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    4. Wood For Sale

      If you have wood to sell you can list it here. You must post good quality images of the actual items for sale.
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      The100road Latest: Stabilized pot calls The100road, Apr 19, 2018 at 6:59 AM
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    5. Recent Finds, Coming Attractions, & Wood Showcase

      This is the place to show wood in log, lumber, rough lumber, turning blanks, trees standing or felled, just about any form except finished items. Wood shown can be later sold or traded or just shown off.
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      barry richardson Latest: Golf course burl barry richardson, Apr 8, 2018
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  3. Woodworking Forum

    All Things Woodworking.
    1. General Woodworking Discussion

      Help with planning, designing, asking for ideas, anything of a general nature related to woodworking.
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      barry richardson Latest: Hounduras mahogany barry richardson, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:28 AM
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    2. Woodworkers' Completed Projects

      Show off your skills. Every level of skill & experience is appreciated at Wood Barter
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      whitewaterjay Latest: Some of my work... whitewaterjay, Apr 17, 2018 at 2:43 PM
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    3. Box Makers

      Jewelry boxes, chests, band saw boxes, keeping boxes etc.
      Boxes are flat work too, but with so many of you out there, you deserve your own forum.
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      Brink Latest: Boxing or Knockout Brink, Apr 18, 2018 at 7:16 PM
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    4. The Charles Neil Finishing Forum

      Sponsored by Master Woodworker Charles Neil Get answers to your perplexing finishing questions from a professional master woodworker and finisher!
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      gman2431 Latest: What to put underneath gman2431, Mar 1, 2018
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    5. Equipment & Machinery

      Sawmills to table saws to. All equipment and machinery discussions happen here.
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      Graybeard Latest: Work Sharp 3000 Graybeard, Apr 19, 2018 at 7:44 AM
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    6. The Class Room

      Take a class or teach a class. This is the place for "tutorials", "instructional" and "build threads".
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    7. Designs, drawings, & plans; share or request.

      Need help with design, drawings, or in planning? Ask here.
      You can also start a thread showing us any tips, techniques, or tutorials you might have to share.
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      CWS Latest: Segmented math CWS, Apr 10, 2018
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  4. Woodturning

    Anything That Comes Off Of A Lathe Is Discussed Here.
    1. General Woodturning Discussion

      Bowls, vases, lamps, plates, platters, pepper mills, anything that won't fit in your shirt pocket discussed here.
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      Lou Currier Latest: Turning with a Pro Lou Currier, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:38 PM
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    2. Turners' Completed Projects

      You know you want us to see it. Show it to us!
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      DKMD Latest: Coolibah burl bowl DKMD, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:35 PM
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    3. Turning Critique Forum

      A place to get advice on your finished or unfinished turning projects
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      Lou Currier Latest: Cherry Burl Closed Form Lou Currier, Feb 25, 2018
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    4. Sanding & Finishing - Woodturning

      Get help or give help.
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      DKMD Latest: Light DKMD, Apr 12, 2018
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    5. Pens & More Discussed Here

      Small, miniature, & micro wood turnings: pens; ornaments; turned boxes; fishing lures; bottle stoppers; key fobs; yo-yo's.
      Anything small enough to fit in your pocket.
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      Nature Man Latest: Fly Fishing Pens Nature Man, Apr 18, 2018 at 12:09 PM
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  5. Specialty Woodworking and Non-Woodworking Projects

    Game Call Maker, Knife Makers, Grip & Stock Makers, Instrument Builders
    1. Game Call Making

      Game calls of all types, form, and fashion.
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      Wildthings Latest: Hhhmmm..wonder what this is gonna be? Wildthings, Apr 18, 2018 at 6:04 PM
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    2. Knife Making

      Scale & Blade Artisans
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      JR Parks Latest: New Guy JR Parks, Apr 17, 2018 at 10:32 PM
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    3. Grip and Stock Makers

      Grips and Stocks for all makes and models
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      Nature Man Latest: Not salted, just spalted. Nature Man, Apr 16, 2018 at 11:29 AM
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    4. CNC Routers & Automated Woodworking Machines

      Automated routers, dovetailers, gluers, clampers etc.
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      FLQuacker Latest: Grandma keepn' me busy! FLQuacker, Apr 10, 2018
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    5. Carving Forum: Hand, Power, & Chainsaw Carving

      Any type of wood carving discussed here. Show your finished projects.
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    6. Scrolling Section

      A place where scrollers can show off their work, ask questions, teach their craft, and interact with other scrollers.
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      tomwilson74 Latest: Saw purchase tomwilson74, Mar 7, 2018
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    7. Veneering

      Any and all methods of veneering are discussed here
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      bill schwegler Latest: Old Veneer bill schwegler, Mar 30, 2018
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    8. Instrument Makers

      Luthiers, Drum Builders, Flute Makers etc.
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      Blueglass Latest: Finally finished the all Keys woods guitar. Blueglass, Apr 17, 2018 at 8:45 PM
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    9. Non-Woodworking Related Projects

      This is the forum to show us what else you do besides woodworking.
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      Tom Smart Latest: New time waster Tom Smart, Apr 12, 2018
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  6. Forestry & Timber

    Felling, Milling, Stacking, Storing, Drying, & General Processing
    1. Logging

      Species I.D., felling, removal & transport methods, safety, tricks of the trade.
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      barry richardson Latest: More black cherry... barry richardson, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:41 PM
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    2. Sawmilling

      Sawyers & non-sawyers cuss & discuss the many aspects of milling trees into timber & lumber.
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    3. Processing

      Sorting, sealing, stacking, storing, re-sawing, drying. Anything to do with after it comes off the mill but before it goes to the woodworker.
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      Mike1950 Latest: walnut table slabs Mike1950, Apr 4, 2018
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    4. Forest Industry News & Comment

      Anything to do with the forest & timber industry in general
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      Mark. Latest: Clearing woods for pasture Mark., Feb 25, 2018
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  7. Shop Matters . . . .

    General Shop Discussion, Hand & Power Tools, Tool Reviews, & Shop Safety.
    1. The Water Cooler (Woodworking Related Talk)

      General Woodworking-Related Shop Talk
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      Tony Latest: What did you do in your shop today? Tony, Apr 18, 2018 at 8:28 PM
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    2. Shop Safety

      Discuss ways to avoid accidents & share details of accidents you've had in order to learn from our mistakes.
    3. If blood makes you squeamish be forewarned some posts contain graphic images . . .
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      Tony Latest: Wear That Face Shield!!! Tony, Apr 12, 2018
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    5. Hand Tools

      Saws, planes, chisels, brace & bit, marking & measuring, anything that doesn't require earplugs.
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      rocky1 Latest: Starrett stuff rocky1, Apr 18, 2018 at 9:51 PM
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    6. Power Tools

      Saws, jointers, planers, routers, dust collection etc.
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      Mike1950 Latest: PM mortiser Mike1950, Apr 13, 2018 at 5:36 PM
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    7. Tool Reviews

      Reviews of tools; power & hand. Give a review or ask about a specific tool - someone may already own one.
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    8. Tips, Tricks, Jigs, Fixtures & Hacks

      Time-savers and Problem-solvers
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      David Van Asperen Latest: Sanding Blocks David Van Asperen, Mar 25, 2018
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  8. Information Central

    Wood I.D., Formulas & Calculators, Shipping Information
    1. Wood Identification & Characteristics of Wood

      Sponsored by Hobbit House This is the place to find information to help you identify that mysterious species of wood that has you scratching your head. You can also discuss the characteristics of certain species and ask questions thereof.
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      Mike1950 Latest: Box Elder Sex Mike1950, Apr 18, 2018 at 7:23 PM
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    2. CITES, Import/Export, Timber & Forestry News

      Anything related to the topics of importing or exporting, and for sharing timber & forestry related news
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    3. Shipping Information

      Info on shipping. Ask any question or offer information about shipping here.
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      Mike1950 Latest: Package Tracking Mike1950, Feb 27, 2018
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    4. Formulas & Calculators.

      Handy tools to help you determine volume, weight, and other stuff you need in order to accurately list your wood items.
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      Mr. Peet Latest: Cord of Wood Mr. Peet, Apr 10, 2018
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  9. The Break Room

    Anything off topic may be discussed here as long as it's within the rules.
    1. Kenbo's Chat Room

      Discuss just about anything you'd like: kids, grand kids, pets, hobbies, work, accomplishments.
      The marrow of your life. Share it with us.
      Read the rules in the sticky!
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      Mr. Peet Latest: big hog Mr. Peet, Apr 19, 2018 at 6:22 AM
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    2. Kenbo's Music Parlor

      Good music deserves a place all its own. Your flavor of music isn't prohibited as long as it isn't RAP (that's not music) or otherwise vulgar.
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    3. Lock, Stock, and Barrel

      Unabashedly PRO 2A discussions by firearms enthusiasts only; derogatory posts by anit-gun nut jobs will be deleted.
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    4. Bull Moose Memorial Outdoor Activity Forum

      Hunting, fishing, hiking, rock hounding, speelunking, if it's outdoors it's discussed here.
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  10. General Classified Section

    Woodworking-related & non-woodworking items. Not for listing wood.
    1. Finished Wood Items For Sale, Trade, or WTB

      Sell or trade your finished wood-related products here. Turn some of that sweat & sawdust into some dough!
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    2. Woodworking-Related Items For Sale, Trade, or WTB

      Tools, machinery, woodworking magazine collections, etc.
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      barry richardson Latest: A few more free books ++CLOSED++ barry richardson, Apr 19, 2018 at 8:17 AM
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    3. Non-woodworking Items For Sale, Trade, or WTB

      Everything from household items & baseball cards to car parts & telescopes.
      Here's where to unload that 378' yacht you haven't sailed for 3 years.
      No firearms or illicit media etc. Use common sense.
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    4. Internet Specials, Discounts, & Awesome Deals

      Share those fantastic deals you find on the internet.
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      Spinartist Latest: Delta 20" Bandsaw Spinartist, Apr 14, 2018 at 5:44 PM
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  11. Services

    Offering or seeking services; wood-related or not.
    1. Wood-Related Services Forum

      Offer or seek services related to the woodworking industry or hobby. CAD, CNC routing, production manufacturing, or anything else you need help with or that you already do & would like to offer to others. Non-tangibles only.
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      tocws2002 Latest: Chainsaw work for wood. tocws2002, Dec 2, 2017
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    2. NON Wood-Related Services Forum

      Offer or seek services NOT related to woodworking. Maybe you're looking for a logo for your website. A new host for your site? An email marketing service? Better homeowner's insurance? You never know what service industry our members may be in, or have a friend or relative who is. Ask here. Non-tangibles only.
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      rocky1 Latest: Question about coal... rocky1, Nov 12, 2017
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  12. Member Activities & Site Support

    Start your own contest or giveaway! Please contact an administrator for details.
    1. Member Donations & Auctions

      This is where you can donate an item or run your own auction to benefit the forum.
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    2. Woodworking Clubs & Associations

      Share your woodworking club & its activities, events, & projects here.
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    3. Contests, Swaps, Giveaways, Member Meetups etc.

      Contests, swaps, giveaways, member meetups and other such fun stuff . . .
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      Mike R Latest: Question Of The Week... ( 2018 week 15) Mike R, Apr 19, 2018 at 12:32 AM
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    4. Wood Barter Hats

      This is where to get your WB hats!
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      Longbeards7 Latest: Woodbarter hats Longbeards7, Aug 23, 2017
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    5. Useful Woods of The World

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      Mr. Peet Latest: Bark, tree of the northeast Mr. Peet, Jan 29, 2017
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  13. Announcements

    Forum updates, happenings, events, and anything else we think you'd want to know about.
    1. Latest News

      General information for all members.
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