Wood movement diagram Wood shrinks most in direction of annual growth rings - tangentially 1/2 as much across the rings - radially Very little along grain - longitudinally Shrinkage greater in heavier pieces than in lighter pieces Expansion and contraction of wood members from temp change is not an important design consideration Glulam members shrink less than sawn timber members #woodworkingtips
Homemade Work Benches - The kitchen can turn into one of the rooms in your family. It may be one of the unclean ones also.
The trick is to mill both boards at the same time with your router, so the edges mirror each other. Bowed or not, they’ll always fit tightly. The router makes quick work of jointing two boards at once.
New Woodworking Bench (Parts I & II of II) Adjustable height legs. Idea for leveling at shows? #woodworkingbench
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