Kiln Dried African Khaya ~ Huge Turning Sizes!

Kiln Dried African Khaya ~ Huge Turning Sizes!

January 14, 2013

Khaya, or African Mahogany, (Khaya ivorensis) is abeautiful hardwood species from equatorial West Africa. It is similar in appearance and working p...

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Historic Dyer Oak Burl

Historic Dyer Oak Burl

January 09, 2013

The Dyer Oak burl grew to record size in the fertile soils of Oregons southern Willamette Valley. With a massive 9 ft. diameter, it is a closer mat...

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Genuine Brazilian Rosewood ~ The Real Thing!

Genuine Brazilian Rosewood ~ The Real Thing!

January 07, 2013

The Holy Grail of instrument woods, Brazilian Rosewood is the coveted hardwood by which all other tone woods in the World are judged. It is known f...

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XF Feather Crotch Claro Walnut ~ Superior one-of-a-kind boards!

XF Feather Crotch Claro Walnut ~ Superior one-of-a-kind boards!

January 02, 2013

Claro Walnut (Juglans hindsi) is a unique Walnut species that grows right around the area where Cook Woods is located. Combining beautiful violet a...

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XF Patterned Mexican Bocote ~ Striking Contrast!

XF Patterned Mexican Bocote ~ Striking Contrast!

December 26, 2012

Bocote (Cordia eleagnoides) is a small tree that typically produces lumber that is 3-7' long by 3-6" wide by 1-2" thick. It is logged by hand with ...

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Black Spalted Tamarind

Black Spalted Tamarind

December 17, 2012

Tamarandus indica was planted throughout many countries in the World for its fruit which is popular in jams, juices, candies and drinks. Growing to...

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XF Figured Red & Purple Stabilized Maple ~ Whole Boards!

XF Figured Red & Purple Stabilized Maple ~ Whole Boards!

December 12, 2012

In order to make these highly specialized blanks, liquid acrylic resin is pulled through the wood under suction and then cured. Oncecured, these bl...

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Bocote Turning Wood

Bocote Turning Wood

December 10, 2012

Bocote (Cordia eleagnoides) is a small tree that typically produces lumber that is 3-7' long by 3-6" wide by 1-2" thick. It is logged by hand with ...

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Ribbon Figured Brazilian Red Louro

Ribbon Figured Brazilian Red Louro

December 09, 2012

Red Lauro, Ocotea rubra, is a new species for Cook Woods! It is aninterestingBrazilian hardwoodwith similar in color and appearance to Honduras Mah...

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African Stinkwood

African Stinkwood

December 03, 2012

White Stinkwood, Celtis Africana, is a tree in the family Cannabaceae. The species is common across large areas of the South and East Capeof South ...

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