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Timber Engineering (2 viewing)
Questions and, we hope, answers
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc
02/26/19 02:27 PM
Jim Rogers
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02/26/19 02:27 PM
by Jim Rogers
Timberframe Design (6 viewing)
A huge topic that starts here.
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc, Paul Freeman
04/14/20 12:58 PM
51steve
319 2,604
04/14/20 12:58 PM
by 51steve
Automation
The Brave New World of CNC timberframing.
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc, Paul Freeman
01/09/15 02:51 PM
timberwrestler
11 95
01/09/15 02:51 PM
by timberwrestler
Tool Forum (7 viewing)
For information and questions regarding timber framing tools, how to use them, how to find them, how to sharpen them, etc. No commerical postings, please. Personal sales ok, of course!
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc
09/29/20 04:43 PM
Jay White Cloud
859 4,561
09/29/20 04:43 PM
by Jay White Cloud
Software (1 viewing)
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc, Paul Freeman
02/21/18 03:20 PM
Irv
207 1,145
02/21/18 03:20 PM
by Irv
Axe Throwing
Don't try this at home!Discussions leading up to our competition at the 2006 Western Conference.
Moderated by: Jim Rogers, mdfinc
10/18/15 02:47 AM
brad_bb
33 417
10/18/15 02:47 AM
by brad_bb
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