Roy Smith wrote:
|| Roy Smith wrote:
||| Pardon me for what's probably a silly question. I'm looking for a
||| wood that's easy to stick tacks or push-pins into (by hand), but
||| more substantial than cork or balsa. Any suggestions?
|| How easy?
| A plain old notice board for a public area. I'm just worried that
| cork will get beat up quickly.
I think I'd be seriously tempted to glue 1/8" cork over something like
fiberboard. Several people have suggested end-grain solutions, an idea
I like, but I'm not sure that end-grain slices will heal as well as
I'd expect the cork to do.
[ Not believing that no one was willing to play straight man and ask:
"What's a 'split'?" Ah, well... ]
DeSoto, Iowa USA