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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.
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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].
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Saws designed to cut wood at different angles to make joints.
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For questions regarding mounting of completed pieces to their final location (e.g. shelves on a wall, etc.)
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The use, removal and properties of nails, and related fasteners, and the different tools required for those applications.
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Characteristics and application of opaque finishes.
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a free, if not cheap, source of materials for a variety of projects
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About uses and techniques, features to look for etc.
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Protecting wood from physical damage such as scratches or dents
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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.
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Maintenance, techniques and general use of hand planes.
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made with many thin layers of wood. The layers are generally laminated in alternating grain directions to improve strength and reduce warping.
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a synthetic resin used in some modern finishes.
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Tools that use some form of power other than muscle, usually electricity.
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When/How/Where to use pressure treated lumber for projects. Safety concerns etc.
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