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Glossary of Woodworking Hand Tools
Instructions Welcome to our Glossary of Woodworking Hand Tools. Feel free to edit and add "Hand Tools" to this research page. Please follow the general guidelines as outlined below. Add only woodworking terminology that is widely used in the crafts, arts, trades and industry of woodworking. Avo
12-07-2019 16:49
added spring pole lathe reference
John Morris 190 5 1 Material Processing
Pignut Hickory
The Tree Pignut Hickory is a tree 50 to 100 feet tall, frequently gnarled, with a divided short trunk of 15 to 30 inches in diameter. The branches point upward with drooping ends. The dark yellowish-green foliage is dense and when crushed is fragrant. The bark, a dark grayish color, is comparative
12-07-2019 10:39
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John Morris 14 0 0 Wood
American Woods
The Hardwoods - Broadleafs
Glossary of Woodworking Machinery
Instructions Welcome to our Glossary of Woodworking Machinery. Feel free to edit and add terminology to this research page. Please follow the general guidelines as outlined below. Add only woodworking terminology that is widely used in the crafts, arts, trades and industry of woodworking. Avoid en
12-07-2019 09:30
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Shagbark Hickory
The Tree Shagbark Hickory, the most valuable of all the hickories, is a rugged, rather irregular tree, 60 to 140 feet tall with a trunk 12 to 30 inches in diameter. When the tree is grown in the open, the trunk frequently divides into large, slightly spreading limbs. The crown is usually narrow an
11-30-2019 08:16
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admin 9 0 0 Wood
American Woods
The Hardwoods - Broadleafs
The Tree The Pecan is one of four of the commercially important pecan hickories, namely Sweet Pecan, Water Hickory (also called Bitter Pecan), Nutmeg Hickory and Bitternut Hickory. The largest of the hickory genus, the Pecan is often 90 to 100 feet high, has a trunk two to four feet in diameter, a
11-30-2019 07:25
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American Woods
The Hardwoods - Broadleafs

Featured Images

Pecan Bowl turned by Jim Robinson
Reference: Warby, William. Bowl. 17 Oct. 2009. Flickr, https://www.flickr.com/photos/wwarby/4046737583/.
Attribution: William Warby Ship carpenters use adzes on structural timbers for Constitution‘s extensive 1927-1931 restoration. [Courtesy U.S. Navy]

Reference: “Axes and Adzes.” USS Constitution Museum, 28 July 2015, https://ussconstitutionmuseum.org/2015/07/28/axes-and-adzes/.
The “Vesuvius” violin, made by Antonio Stradivari in 1727, in the Museo del Violino in Cremona, Italy. 
Reference: Paradiso, Max. “To Save the Sound of a Stradivarius, a Whole City Must Keep Quiet.” The New York Times, 18 Jan. 2019. NYTimes.com, https://www.nytimes.com/2019/01/17/arts/music/stradivarius-sound-bank-recording-cremona.html.
Source: https://static01.nyt.com/images/2019/01/18/arts/18CREMONA1/merlin_149228508_81c82f32-0894-429e-a6eb-b192b264b8d9-superJumbo.jpg?quality=90&auto=webp

Items found at the Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill 
Attribution: By Carl Wycoff from Nevada, USA - The Shaker Village at Pleasant Hill, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10537588
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Boxes_in_the_Shaker_Village_at_Pleasant_Hill-RZ.jpg Extracted from “Portraits et histoire des hommes utiles”, published and propagated for and by the Société Montyon and Franklin

Attribution: By Smcj (Own work) [CC0], via Wikimedia Commons
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File%3ARoubo.png

Latest files

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507 65. Carya Glabra (Mill) Britt.
Romeyn B. Hough's American Woods, Volume III plate 65
Reference: Plate_65.Jpg (JPEG Image, 1862 × 2690 Pixels). https://www.lib.ncsu.edu/specialcollections/forestry/hough/vlgimage/plate_65.jpg. Accessed 7 Dec. 2019.

505 Pignut Hickory Tree Bark
Pignut Hickory tree bark
Reference: Pignut Hickory. http://www.bio.brandeis.edu/fieldbio/Clapp_Hansen_Siegel/Pages/Pignut_Hickory.html#Bark. Accessed 7 Dec. 2019.
506 Pignut Hicorky Foliage
Pignut Hickory foliage
Reference: Sweet Pignut Hickory (Carya Ovalis). https://www.illinoiswildflowers.info/trees/plants/sweet_pignut.html. Accessed 7 Dec. 2019.
504 Pignut Hickory Range Map
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carya_glabra_map.png
Attribution: U.S. Geological Survey [Public domain]
503 Carya Glabra (Miller) Sweet (Hicoria Glabra (Miller) Britton)
Source: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carya_glabra.jpg
Attribution: Supergrosfatty [CC BY-SA 4.0 (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/4.0)]

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