Curatinga Rosewood

Curatinga Rosewood

February 13, 2013

Commercial names include: Curatinga rosewood, Para rosewood, Pink Maca, Guayacan trebol, Jacaranda do brejo, Koenatepi, Trebal and Coyote wood. Sci...

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Exhibition Maple Burl ~ Large Turning Sizes!

Exhibition Maple Burl ~ Large Turning Sizes!

February 11, 2013

Big Leaf Maple, Acer macrophylum, has excellent color variations that range from white to coral pink & light brown. No two blanks are the same....

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Lustrous Iridescent Sipo

Lustrous Iridescent Sipo

January 30, 2013

Sipo is an unusual species from Equatorial West Africa. Normally it does not contain figure; this was a rare log that produced extraordinary lumber...

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Olive Burl

Olive Burl

January 28, 2013

Originating in Europe, Olive (Oleo Europa) root stock was successfully transplanted to California in the late 1800s. Orchard trees have been cultiv...

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Exhibition Grade Moroccan Thuya Burl!

Exhibition Grade Moroccan Thuya Burl!

January 23, 2013

Thuya wood (pronounced twee-ya) is from the Thuya tree (Tetraclinis articulate in Latin, and Araar in Moroccan). This biblical tree is a conifer fr...

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African Wenge

African Wenge

January 21, 2013

Wenge is a unique species of hardwoods from equatorial West Africa. Wenge hasfine dark lines with narrow brown streaks. Chocolate brown lines appea...

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Honduras Rosewood

Honduras Rosewood

January 16, 2013

Dalbergia Stevensonii,Rosul is also called Honduras Rosewood and Guatamalan Cocobolo. It is a rare wood on the World Market. As is true of Rosewood...

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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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