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xx   WOOD

Wood facts. Maple.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #29 Nov-Dec 1992 pg. 64
Correction AMERICAN WOODWORKER #30 Jan-Feb 1993 pg. 4

Tip on finishing quilted maple to enhance the grain, but avoid too much yellow-brown color.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #56 Dec 1996 pg. 16

Maple. Its species, characteristics and workability.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #64 Feb 1998 pg. 80

Birdseye maple. Advice on buying, grading, machining, finishing, etc.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #81 Aug 2000 pg. 28

Sugar maple characteristics and attributes.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Mar 1991 (v.14#6) pg. 18
Correction CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jul 1991 (v.14#10) pg. 6

Advice on drying oak, maple and black walnut logs for wood turning.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1993 (v.16#5) pg. 9
Correction CANADIAN WORKSHOP Apr 1993 (v.16#7) pg. 12

Tips for avoiding a blotchy look when staining pine, maple, birch and fir.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #315 Feb 1991 (v.41#2) pg. 16

Tips on formulating a ferrous sulfate solution to enhance the grain of maple.
FINE WOODWORKING #82 May-Jun 1990 pg. 26

Tips on staining curly maple.
FINE WOODWORKING #85 Nov-Dec 1990 pg. 32

Maple, a versatile timber. Advice on selection and use.
FINE WOODWORKING #85 Nov-Dec 1990 pg. 73
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #87 Mar-Apr 1991 pg. 6

Tips on staining and topcoating figured maple to emphasize the patterns.
FINE WOODWORKING #103 Nov-Dec 1993 pg. 28

Tips on spotting maple trees likely to produce wood with a bird's-eye figure.
FINE WOODWORKING #110 Jan-Feb 1995 pg. 10

Tip on finishing figured (curly) maple to simulate many years of natural exposure to light and the oils of the human hand.
FINE WOODWORKING #111 Mar-Apr 1995 pg. 18

Tip on using toning and glazing (in place of staining) to color blotch-prone woods like birch, cherry, pine, and soft maple.
FINE WOODWORKING #122 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 32

Pop the curl in curly maple. Four staining and clear finish topcoating steps to bring out the best in this premier wood.
FINE WOODWORKING #135 Mar-Apr 1999 pg. 38

Finishing tip to bring out the figure in tiger or curly maple and other light-colored figured wood.
HOME FURNITURE #9 Dec 1996-Jan 1997 pg. 14

Tip for staining hard maple brown without obliterating the figure.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #57 Nov 1990 (v.10#3) pg. 18

How to stain hard maple without "splotching".
POPULAR WOODWORKING #84 May 1995 (v.14#6) pg. 13

Figured maple (bird's-eye, curly or quilted). A general description, availability, working properties, characteristics and finishing.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #91 Jul 1996 (v.16#3) pg. 20

Alternate hardwoods (white ash, poplar, aspen, birch, soft maple) noted.
SHOPNOTES #26 Mar 1996 (v.5) pg. 26

Working with sugar maple. Some tips.
WOOD MAGAZINE #36 Aug 1990 (v.7#4) pg. 31

Tip on staining bird's-eye maple.
WOOD MAGAZINE #76 Jan 1995 (v.12#1) pg. 8

Simulate ebony wood by using black aniline dye on yellow birch or hard maple.
WOOD MAGAZINE #83 Nov 1995 (v.12#8) pg. 32

Finishing procedure for a maple Shaker tall clock kit.
WOOD MAGAZINE #127 Oct 2000 (v.17#7) pg. 8

Sugar maple. A guide to selection, uses and finishing.
WOOD MAGAZINE #139 Feb 2002 (v.19#1) pg. 82

Tips on minimizing blotches when staining maple.
WOODSMITH #82 Aug 1992 pg. 20

Figured maple. A look at the varieties available, working characteristics, sources and tips on staining.
WOODSMITH #108 Dec 1996 (v.18) pg. 33

Technique for drying turning blocks of maple in a microwave oven.
WOODWORK #10 Summer 1991 pg. 60

Finishes for maple.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Jul-Aug 1992 (v.16#4) pg. 22