Wenge

Millettia laurentii

Most Wenge comes from the interior of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (formerly Zaire), and is floated to market on the Congo river. It is fairly hard and heavy with a medium to coarse texture. The heartwood is very dark brown with fine, nearly parallel black veining. Very rich looking when finished. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W36646

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A sold x x
$79.75
B 1 x 7 15/16 x 60 1/4"

Black Limba

Terminalia superba

Beautifully variegated and colored, Black Limba is easy to work and finish. This wood is found in the equatorial forests of West Africa. Black Limba has wonderful tonal properties and is suitable for both solid-body guitars and acoustic guitars. Easy to work and takes a nice polish. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W36639

$39.60
A 1 7/8 x 4 9/16 x 33 5/16"
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German Lime

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: W36645

$49.45
A 2 5/8 x 5 x 33 7/8"
$43.00
B 2 11/16 x 4 x 36"

Camphor Burl Cane Blanks

Cinnamomum sp.

This rare burl is from S.E. Asia and is seldom seen on the world market. It is fine-grained and varies in color from a light reddish-brown to almost scarlet. It is easy to work and has a very pungent, spicy scent. For a burl it is remarkably stable. Green to partially air dried.

Item Number: W36644

$38.90
A 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 40 5/8"
$42.95
B 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 44 7/8"

Figured Hard Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Because of the generally small size of available logs, most sawmills produce flatsawn boards which will show a broken curl on the surface and a fiddleback curl on the quartersawn edge. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36643

$25.65
A 7/8 x 4 7/16 x 31 11/16"
$27.40
B 3/4 x 5 3/16 x 33 3/4"

Purpleheart

Peltogyne sp.

The best colored & figured Purpleheart comes from Bolivia. It is also finer-grained than other Purpleheart species found elsewhere. Air-dried.

Item Number: W36642

$26.80
A 1 1/2 x 3 11/16 x 34 7/8"
$27.60
B 1 3/8 x 4 x 36 1/8"
$45.85
C 1 7/16 x 6 3/8 x 36"

Purpleheart Turning Squares

Peltogyne sp.

The best colored & figured Purpleheart comes from Bolivia. It is also finer-grained than other Purpleheart species found elsewhere. Air-dried.

Item Number: W36641

$10.85
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 21 5/8"
$20.00
B 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 35 15/16"
$20.00
C 1 3/8 x 1 3/8 x 36 1/8"

Figured Bubinga

Guibourtia tessmannii

Called by some woodworkers African Rosewood, Bubinga is a deep, lustrous, brownish-red color with a fine, darker striping. The figure makes the wood doubly beautiful. It is very hard and heavy and takes a glassy, smooth finish. Kiln-dried. Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36640

$43.80
A 1 1/4 x 5 9/16 x 36 1/4"
$40.35
B 1 3/16 x 5 1/16 x 38 5/8"
$50.65
C 1 7/8 x 3 7/8 x 40 1/8"

Prima Vera

Cybistax donnell-smithii

Also called Palo Blanco, this Mexican & Central American species is yellow-white in color with a medium texture. Almost always shows a ribbon-stripe figure on the radial surface. Very lustrous. Used for fine furniture and cabinetry, musical instruments, jewelry boxes, and turnery.

Item Number: W36638

$22.45
A 1 3/8 x 3 3/16 x 36 13/16"
$23.65
B 1 1/16 x 4 3/16 x 38 1/4"
$48.20
C 1 3/4 x 5 x 39 5/8"
$18.70
D 7/8 x 3 3/4 x 40 15/16"

African Padouk

Pterocarpus soyauxii

This brick-red colored West African hardwood was once one of the more common imported hardwoods but has become increasingly scarce in the last couple of years. It is easy to work, takes a nice polish and is dimensionally stable. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W36637

$70.65
A 1 7/8 x 6 5/16 x 34 3/8"
$32.40
B 1 1/16 x 4 7/8 x 36"
$37.50
C 1 x 6 x 36"
$50.15
D 7/8 x 6 15/16 x 47 9/16"

African Padouk

Pterocarpus soyauxii

This brick-red colored West African hardwood was once one of the more common imported hardwoods but has become increasingly scarce in the last couple of years. It is easy to work, takes a nice polish and is dimensionally stable. Kiln-dried.

Item Number: W36636

$25.00
A 1 1/16 x 5 5/16 x 25 1/2"
$20.25
B 15/16 x 4 13/16 x 25 13/16"
$34.40
C 1 1/8 x 5 7/8 x 29 15/16"
$25.35
D 1 x 4 7/8 x 29 15/16"
$23.85
E 15/16 x 4 7/8 x 30"
$25.95
F 1 x 4 13/16 x 31"

South American Rosewood Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Item Number: W36635

$8.75
A 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 11 7/8"
$8.75
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 14"
$11.45
C 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 15 9/16"
$14.75
D 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 20 1/16"
$12.60
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/8"
$14.80
F 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 20 1/8"
$21.10
G 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 20 3/16"

Bird's-eye Maple Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36634

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$12.85
A 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 13 3/8"
$15.60
B 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 16 1/4"
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$17.20
C 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 17 15/16"
$15.60
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 22 1/8"
$15.65
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 22 3/16"

Bird's-eye Maple Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36633

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$21.15
A 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/16"
$21.15
B 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/16"
$21.20
C 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/8"
$21.20
D 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/8"
$21.20
E 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/8"
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$21.20
F 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 22 1/8"

German Lime

Tilia platyphyllos

Also called European Basswood, this species grows throughout Europe. It was the favorite wood of the English carver Grinling Gibbons and the German Gothic sculptor Tilman Riemenschneider. Pale in color, it has a straight grain and fine, even texture. It is easy to work and can easily be carved with, against, and cross the grain. It is recognized as one of the classic carving woods. Air-dried.

Item Number: W36632

$18.75
A 2 13/16 x 4 3/16 x 14 5/16"
$15.90
B 2 7/16 x 3 3/4 x 15 5/8"
$20.40
C 2 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 15 11/16"
$32.85
D 2 7/8 x 5 3/8 x 19 1/8"
$33.65
E 2 7/16 x 5 5/8 x 22 1/16"

Lignum Vitae Knife Handle Blanks

Guaiacum sp.

One of the world's densest and oiliest woods. The green to greenish-brown heartwood weighs between 80 to 90 lbs/cubic foot. Long used for its self-lubricating qualities in marine applications such as propeller shaft and rudder shaft bearings, it is also thought to have medicinal and healing properties. Its oily nature makes it difficult to glue but makes it a fantastic turning wood.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36631

$12.00
A 1 1/4 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$12.00
B 1 1/4 x 1 7/16 x 5"
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$12.00
C 1 5/16 x 1 1/2 x 5"

Lignum Vitae

Guaiacum sp.

One of the world's densest and oiliest woods. The green to greenish-brown heartwood weighs between 80 to 90 lbs/cubic foot. Long used for its self-lubricating qualities in marine applications such as propeller shaft and rudder shaft bearings, it is also thought to have medicinal and healing properties. Its oily nature makes it difficult to glue but makes it a fantastic turning wood.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36630

$35.10
A 2 1/8 x 2 7/8 x 6 1/8"
$81.45
B 2 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 10 1/16"

Lignum Vitae Turning Squares

Guaiacum sp.

One of the world's densest and oiliest woods. The green to greenish-brown heartwood weighs between 80 to 90 lbs/cubic foot. Long used for its self-lubricating qualities in marine applications such as propeller shaft and rudder shaft bearings, it is also thought to have medicinal and healing properties. Its oily nature makes it difficult to glue but makes it a fantastic turning wood.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36629

$10.05
A 1 3/16 x 1 9/16 x 5 3/4"
$22.05
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 10 7/16"
$40.25
C 1 5/8 x 1 5/8 x 16 1/4"

Goncalo Alves Knife Handle Blanks

Astronium sp.

This South American wood is very fine-grained and attractively colored with black streaks and striping. Hard and heavy, it turns quite well and takes a glassy-smooth polish.

Item Number: W36628

$5.00
A 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
B 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
C 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
D 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
E 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
F 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
G 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"
$5.00
H 1 x 1 1/2 x 5"

Bird's-eye Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36627

$40.60
A 3/4 x 8 1/2 x 30 9/16"
$37.20
B 7/8 x 6 x 34"
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$65.85
C 13/16 x 9 1/2 x 40 15/16"
$75.60
D 13/16 x 9 1/2 x 47"

Bird's-eye Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Figured somewhat like that of burl with many small eyes separate from each other. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36626

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$23.05
A 7/8 x 5 13/16 x 21 3/4"
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$25.90
B 13/16 x 5 1/4 x 29 1/8"
$29.70
C 1 x 4 3/4 x 30"
$30.85
D 1 1/2 x 3 11/16 x 32 1/8"
$28.55
E 7/8 x 4 11/16 x 33 3/8"
$37.30
F 7/8 x 5 1/2 x 37 3/16"
$33.75
G 7/8 x 3 15/16 x 47"

Figured Ceylon Satinwood

Chloroxylon swietenia

This wood is primarily from Sri Lanka and has been a valuable wood of commerce for several centuries. The wood has a look that begs it to be touched. When finely polished and finished Satinwood has a smooth, silky feel with a lustrous depth.

Item Number: W36625

$70.40
A 1 7/8 x 3 7/8 x 31"
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$66.00
B 1 3/4 x 3 7/8 x 31 1/8"
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$67.90
C 1 13/16 x 3 13/16 x 31 7/16"

Camphor Burl

Cinnamomum sp.

This rare burl is from S.E. Asia and is seldom seen on the world market. It is fine-grained and varies in color from a light reddish-brown to almost scarlet. It is easy to work and has a very pungent, spicy scent. For a burl it is remarkably stable. Green to partially air dried.

Item Number: W36624

$239.50
4 7/8 x 11 x 18 3/8"

Camphor Burl Turning Squares

Cinnamomum sp.

This rare burl is from S.E. Asia and is seldom seen on the world market. It is fine-grained and varies in color from a light reddish-brown to almost scarlet. It is easy to work and has a very pungent, spicy scent. For a burl it is remarkably stable. Green to partially air dried.

Item Number: W36623

$7.70
A 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 9"
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$7.80
B 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 9 1/8"
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$7.95
C 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 9 1/4"
$8.05
D 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 9 3/8"
$8.05
E 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 9 3/8"

Kingwood Turning Squares

Dalbergia cearensis

A true rosewood. The wood is variegated with different shades of purple and darker stripes. The specific gravity is 1.2 so it is hard and heavy. Used for inlays and bandings, turnery, and fancy furniture accessories.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36622

$51.90
A 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 17"
$46.90
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 24"
$46.90
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 24"
$47.15
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 24 1/8"
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$47.15
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 24 1/8"
$50.55
F 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 25 7/8"

Kingwood Turning Squares

Dalbergia cearensis

A true rosewood. The wood is variegated with different shades of purple and darker stripes. The specific gravity is 1.2 so it is hard and heavy. Used for inlays and bandings, turnery, and fancy furniture accessories.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36621

$13.20
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 6 3/4"
$13.45
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 6 7/8"
$12.90
C 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 7 3/16"
$14.80
D 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 8 1/4"
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$17.00
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 8 11/16"
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$25.65
F 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 13 1/8"
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$26.65
G 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 13 5/8"

Madagascar Rosewood Turning Squares

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36620

$38.95
A 2 3/8 x 2 3/8 x 9 15/16"
$59.60
B 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 10 3/8"
$56.15
C 2 11/16 x 2 11/16 x 11 3/16"
$62.20
D 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 17 11/16"
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$119.85
E 2 15/16 x 2 15/16 x 20"
$124.50
F 2 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 21 11/16"

Madagascar Rosewood Turning Squares

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36619

$17.40
A 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 4"
$26.05
B 2 7/16 x 2 7/16 x 6 5/16"
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$31.95
C 2 9/16 x 2 9/16 x 7"
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$26.85
D 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 7 5/8"
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$34.75
E 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"
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$34.75
F 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 8"

Madagascar Rosewood Turning Squares

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36618

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$35.45
A 2 x 2 x 12 3/4"
$29.70
B 1 13/16 x 1 13/16 x 13"
$50.55
C 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 20 11/16"

Madagascar Rosewood Turning Squares

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36617

$20.25
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 12 15/16"
$25.30
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 16 3/16"
$26.40
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 16 7/8"
$27.75
D 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 19 5/16"
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$30.50
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 19 1/2"
$32.15
F 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 9/16"
$33.60
G 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 21 1/2"

Madagascar Rosewood Bundle & Turning Squares

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

A has 3 pieces.

Item Number: W36616

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$25.00
A ea. pc. 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 1 7/16-1 1/2 x 7-9"
$12.35
B 1 5/16 x 1 5/16 x 10 5/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$18.10
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 11 9/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$17.60
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 11 1/4"
$16.90
E 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 11 3/4"
$13.40
F 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 12 5/16"

Madagascar Rosewood Bundle & Boards

Dalbergia sp.

This is one of many Madagascar Rosewood species. The heartwood is light to dark purple in sharp contrast to the light colored sapwood. Like other rosewoods it has a pleasant, sweet smell. This material is at least 10 years air-dried. We have seen only one log of this rare rosewood in twenty-five years.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

A has 3 pieces.

Item Number: W36614

$35.00
A ea. pc. 1 1/4-1 9/16 x 2 5/16-3 x 6 7/8-8"
$30.55
B 15/16 x 2 11/16 x 17 7/16"
$28.15
C 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 18 1/8"
$51.20
D 1 x 3 9/16 x 20 11/16"
$33.15
E 15/16 x 2 x 25 7/16"

Lacewood Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Roupala brasiliensis

Beautiful, lustrous grain with big, silvery medullary rays.

Item Number: W36613

$17.10
A 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 20"
$18.50
B 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 20 1/4"
$18.45
C 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 20 3/16"
$18.45
D 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 20 3/16"
$19.65
E 2 x 2 x 20 3/16"
$20.15
F 2 x 2 x 20 11/16"
$20.15
G 2 x 2 x 20 11/16"

Lacewood Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Roupala brasiliensis

Beautiful, lustrous grain with big, silvery medullary rays.

Item Number: W36612

$6.75
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 12 5/16"
$7.85
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 14 5/16"
$10.95
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20"
$11.05
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/8"
$15.80
E 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 18 7/16"
$17.10
F 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 20"
$17.10
G 1 7/8 x 1 7/8 x 20"

Snakewood Pen Blanks

Piratinera guianensis

Also called Letterwood and Leopardwood. Color: dark red to reddish brown with irregular black speckles or stripes. Fine textured and highly lustrous. Very hard and heavy, 75-84 lbs/cu ft. Takes a beautiful finish. Very rare and very expensive. Guyana and Surinam.

Item Number: W36611

$8.00
A 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
B 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
C 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
D 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$8.00
E 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$8.00
F 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
G 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
H 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"
$8.00
I 3/4-13/16 x 3/4-13/16 x 5 1/2"

Marblewood Turning Squares

Marmoxylon racemosum

Known as Angelim Rajado (Streaked Angelim) in Brazil and to the French as Bois Serpent. The wood has a very distinctive appearance due to irregular streaks and patches of purplish-brown on a background of brownish-yellow. Hard and heavy, tough and strong, and capable of taking a high polish. Rarely seen on the market.

Item Number: W36610

$10.25
A 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 8"
$12.25
B 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 9 9/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$12.95
C 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 10 1/8"
$17.10
D 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 13 3/8"
$17.10
E 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 13 3/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$18.95
F 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 14 13/16"
$19.40
G 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 15 3/16"
$22.85
H 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 17 7/8"

Narra

Pterocarpus indicus

Also called New Guinea Rosewood. It is a beautiful, highly lustrous golden yellow color sometimes with reddish streaks. A nice turning wood it is also used in furniture, jewelry boxes, handles, etc. It is easy to work and glue and takes a nice polish.

Item Number: W36609

$36.25
A 2 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 22 9/16"
$45.15
B 1 7/8 x 4 x 28 7/8"
$45.35
C 1 7/8 x 4 x 29"

Figured Hard Maple

Acer saccharum

The heartwood is white or cream to light brown or reddish brown. Because of the generally small size of available logs, most sawmills produce flatsawn boards which will show a broken curl on the surface and a fiddleback curl on the quartersawn edge. Hard and heavy, 45 lbs/cu ft. Easy to work and takes a smooth polish. U.S.A.

Item Number: W36608

$19.25
A 15/16 x 4 1/4 x 19 7/8"
$18.10
B 7/8 x 4 1/4 x 20"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$21.55
C 13/16 x 4 3/16 x 26"
$23.70
D 7/8 x 4 1/8 x 27"

American Holly

Ilex opaca

Holly is the whitest wood commercially available. Our stock was cut during the winter and quickly dried in a vacuum kiln to prevent discoloration. The result is very white wood without gray or bluish staining. The wood is fine-grained and is excellent for turnery, inlays, musical instrument edge bandings, etc. The grade is common and better which means that there can be some defects, mainly knots.

Item Number: W36607

$22.10
A 7/8 x 2 3/4 x 29 3/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$22.15
B 13/16 x 2 7/8 x 30 5/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$23.50
C 7/8 x 2 13/16 x 30 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$31.55
D 7/8 x 3 5/8 x 31 13/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$32.20
E 7/8 x 4 7/8 x 24 1/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$36.75
F 15/16 x 4 7/16 x 28 1/4"

American Holly

Ilex opaca

Holly is the whitest wood commercially available. Our stock was cut during the winter and quickly dried in a vacuum kiln to prevent discoloration. The result is very white wood without gray or bluish staining. The wood is fine-grained and is excellent for turnery, inlays, musical instrument edge bandings, etc. The grade is common and better which means that there can be some defects, mainly knots.

Item Number: W36606

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$14.80
A 7/8 x 2 7/8 x 18 13/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$17.20
B 13/16 x 3 1/4 x 20 13/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$21.55
C 7/8 x 3 7/16 x 22 7/8"
$28.55
D 7/8 x 3 15/16 x 26 1/2"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$24.65
E 13/16 x 3 9/16 x 27 1/4"

American Holly

Ilex opaca

Holly is the whitest wood commercially available. Our stock was cut during the winter and quickly dried in a vacuum kiln to prevent discoloration. The result is very white wood without gray or bluish staining. The wood is fine-grained and is excellent for turnery, inlays, musical instrument edge bandings, etc. The grade is common and better which means that there can be some defects, mainly knots.

Item Number: W36605

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$12.65
A 7/8 x 3 3/8 x 13 11/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$13.15
B 13/16 x 3 11/16 x 14"
$13.10
C 7/8 x 2 13/16 x 17"
$12.65
D 13/16 x 2 11/16 x 18 1/2"
$21.70
E 13/16 x 6 1/2 x 13 1/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$27.75
F 13/16 x 6 1/8 x 17 13/16"

Granadillo

Platymiscium pinnatum

This beautiful hardwood is oftentimes sold as a substitute for Cocobolo. It is a species of Platymiscium and as such is in the same family as the Rosewoods. It is hard and heavy, stable in service, and takes a gorgeous polish.

Item Number: W36604

$33.50
A 1 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 32 1/4"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$32.35
B 1 11/16 x 2 13/16 x 32 11/16"

Granadillo

Platymiscium pinnatum

This beautiful hardwood is oftentimes sold as a substitute for Cocobolo. It is a species of Platymiscium and as such is in the same family as the Rosewoods. It is hard and heavy, stable in service, and takes a gorgeous polish.

Item Number: W36603

$16.35
A 13/16 x 4 3/16 x 23"
$11.85
B 7/8 x 2 5/8 x 24 3/4"
$11.85
C 13/16 x 2 3/4 x 25 7/16"
$17.65
D 7/8 x 3 1/4 x 29 3/4"
$23.50
E 7/8 x 4 1/4 x 30 5/16"
$21.40
F 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 30 11/16"

Mexican Bocote Bundle & Boards

Cordia elaeagnoides

Bocote is an oily wood with a yellowish to dark brown color accented with irregular black stripes and streaks. It has a spicy smell and is hard, heavy and strong. It is easy to work and takes a very nice polish. This beautiful wood is seldom seen in woodworker's shops.

A has 3 pieces.

Item Number: W36600

$25.00
A ea. pc. 1-2 x 2 7/8-3 x 5 1/2-7 3/8"
$23.40
B 1 5/16 x 2 13/16 x 20 1/4"
$18.90
C 13/16 x 3 3/16 x 23 5/16"
$36.15
D 13/16 x 5 x 28 7/16"
$26.60
E 13/16 x 3 5/16 x 31 5/8"

Snakewood Half Logs

Piratinera guianensis

Also called Letterwood and Leopardwood. Color: dark red to reddish brown with irregular black speckles or stripes. Fine textured and highly lustrous. Very hard and heavy, 75-84 lbs/cu ft. Takes a beautiful finish. Very rare and very expensive. Guyana and Surinam.

These have defects common to the species e.g.cracks and heart checks, but still have a lot of usable material.

Item Number: W36599

$76.00
A up to 2 1/8 x up to 4 1/4 x 15 3/8"
$190.00
B up to 2 3/8 x up to 6 x 22"

Amazon Rosewood

Dalbergia spruceana

This is a fairly rare species from the Amazon region of Brazil. The heartwood varies from a golden-brown to a reddish-brown often with narrow, dark stripes. It is hard and heavy, but easy to work, and takes a high polish.

Due to CITES regulations, we can only ship this species to customers in the United States.

Item Number: W36598

$47.70
A 1 9/16 x 2 15/16 x 23"
$38.30
B 1 1/2 x 2 3/8 x 23 13/16"

Figured Balsamo

Myroxylon balsamum

In the past the principal value of the Balsamo tree was in its vanilla-scented resin which was used in medicines and perfumes. The heartwood is very heavy with a medium to high luster and has a spicy scent. Takes a very high polish.

Item Number: W36597

$46.00
A 1 7/8 x 3 3/16 x 24 5/8"
$52.40
B 2 x 3 x 27 15/16"
$55.55
C 1 3/4 x 3 1/8 x 32 1/2"
$57.10
D 1 3/4 x 3 3/16 x 32 3/4"

West African Ebony Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

Item Number: W36596

Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$24.40
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 13"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$25.10
B 1 7/16 x 1 7/16 x 14 9/16"
$30.40
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 16 3/16"
$31.30
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 16 11/16"
$30.40
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 16 3/16"
$33.40
F 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 17 13/16"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$37.75
G 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/8"
Sold 78415cc43c7a69982a1814f365e95d5a45f14ac67e0a9295ae06c33f7249e6bb
$38.00
H 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/4"

West African Ebony Turning Squares

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

C, D, and E have some minor pinholes.

Item Number: W36595

$23.15
A 2 x 2 x 6 15/16"
$40.15
B 2 5/16 x 2 5/16 x 9"
$30.55
C 1 15/16 x 1 15/16 x 9 3/4"
$82.10
D 2 9/16 x 2 9/16 x 15"
$85.85
E 2 9/16 x 2 9/16 x 15 11/16"

West African Ebony Turning Squares/Pool Cue Blanks

Diospyros crassiflora

Sometimes called Gabon or Gaboon, this Ebony is sometimes jet black but oftentimes has grayish streaks that mostly disappear when finished or after the made object has been put into service. This Ebony has a marked resistance to checking that is characteristic of some of the Indian and Asian species. It has a wonderful texture and is easily carved, planed, turned, and milled. It is fairly fine-grained and takes a high polish. This Ebony usually originates in either Cameroon or Nigeria and the logs are rough hewn in the forest and oftentimes brought to the nearest road by human porters. With the disappearance of other species of black Ebony this species is fast becoming the Ebony of choice.

These squares have some minor pinholes.

Item Number: W36594

$37.75
A 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/8"
$37.75
B 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 1/8"
$37.90
C 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 3/16"
$37.90
D 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 20 3/16"
$39.65
E 1 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 21 1/8"