So, with the Andy Rooney video fresh in our minds, I took my wife to
the woodworking show we had here last weekend. There, she forced me
to buy two slabs of wood as follows:
1. Black walnut crotch, abot 4' x 2' 1.75" (ends waxed).
2. Cherry burl about 32" dia x a little over 2" thick. (both
They are both destined for table tops. So I have two questions.
Question 1. I intend to put plastic down on my basement floor, then
some sticker material, then a slab, then some more sticker material,
then a plywood panel and some weight. This is to allow the material
to dry before I use it. Is this the best approach? Did I miss
Question 2. I wish to solicite recommendations on an affordable
moisture meter so I know when I can start to make the tables.