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Questions regarding the technique of measuring or tools that measure specific things, including both dimensions and angles, as well as moisture content.
For questions pertaining to cutting tree trunks into rough-cut lumber, e.g. using a sawmill or hewing axe. Not to be used for 3D carving with a milling machine, which should instead be tagged [cnc].
Saws designed to cut wood at different angles to make joints.
For questions regarding mounting of completed pieces to their final location (e.g. shelves on a wall, etc.)
The use, removal and properties of nails, and related fasteners, and the different tools required for those applications.
Characteristics and application of opaque finishes.
a free, if not cheap, source of materials for a variety of projects
About uses and techniques, features to look for etc.
Protecting wood from physical damage such as scratches or dents
A softwood, from any of a number of related *pinus* species grown all around the world. It may also be used generically to refer to softwood construction wood in some markets.
Maintenance, techniques and general use of hand planes.
made with many thin layers of wood. The layers are generally laminated in alternating grain directions to improve strength and reduce warping.
a synthetic resin used in some modern finishes.
Tools that use some form of power other than muscle, usually electricity.
When/How/Where to use pressure treated lumber for projects. Safety concerns etc.