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Board icon.png Board
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Weight: 2.50
Required by: Objects

How to Make Fresh Boards

  1. Using Any Axe icon.png Any Axe Chop down a Tree icon.png Tree to get a Log icon.png Log.
  2. Lift icon.png Lift the Log and right-click on the Sawbuck icon.png Sawbuck to load in the Log. You cannot load Hollow Log icon.png Hollow Logs onto it.
  3. With Any Saw icon.png Any Saw equipped, right-click the Sawbuck and select "Make Boards". A single Log will yield 30x Fresh Board icon.png Fresh Boards, an immature Tree will produce a smaller Log which will yield fewer Boards. The yield of a Log can be increased by your Hammer & Nail icon.png Hammer & Nail Proficiency. When Chopping Fresh Boards you may receive a Coffin Plank icon.png Coffin Plank by chance instead.

How to Make Dry Boards

  1. Using 40 Fresh Board icon.png Fresh Boards and 10 Stone icon.png Any Stone Build a Timber Pile icon.png Timber Pile on flat ground at least 5 tiles away from any other Structure, Tree, or other Timber Pile.
  2. Wait 3 days.
  3. Right-click on your Timber Pile and select "Collect Boards" to collect 40x Dry Board icon.png Dry Boards, or Moldy Board icon.png Moldy Boards. When Collecting Boards you may receive a Ghost in the Grain icon.png Ghost in the Grain by chance instead.

How to Make Planed and Oiled Boards

  1. Using the Plane Board icon.png Plane Board action and a Carpenter's Bench icon.png Carpenter's Bench plane your Dry Board icon.png Dry Boards. If successful you will create a Planed Board icon.png Planed Board. If unsuccessful you will receive 2x Wood Choppings icon.png Wood Choppings instead. Your success rate can be increased by your Woodworking Artifice Bonus. When creating Planned Boards there is a chance to receive High Notes of Amber Resin icon.png High Notes of Amber Resin. This chance is also increased by your Woodworking Artifice Bonus.
  2. Select a Vessel of at least 2x Liters of Vegetable Oil icon.png Vegetable Oil and right-click it onto an Oiling Trough icon.png Oiling Trough.
  3. Right-click on your Oiling Trough to open it and place up to 8 Planed Boards inside.
  4. In about 2 days the Planed Boards will become either Oiled Board icon.png Oiled Boards or Warped Board icon.png Warped Boards at about a 50/50 chance. Each Board will consume 2x Liters of Vegetable Oil. Warped Boards can be re-planed back into Planed Boards to try again.