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March 19, 2019
Better ways to read grain and make the most of your lumber
September 1, 2015
I'm currently working this Small New England Six-board Chest for school. Grain direction is somewhat tricky in this rather simple piece. For example, if the grain direction in the End…
July 13, 2006
Rules of Thumb: Understanding wood grain improves your success with hand and power tools
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