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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Suzy our Red Lored Parrot

Suzy our Red Lored Parrot

November 28, 2012

Suzy, our Red Lored Parrot has decided to open her own data entry service. Anyone interested?(Suzy lives at Cook Woods. She is a noisy and fun addi...

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Ziricote Lumber

Ziricote Lumber

November 28, 2012

Also known as Ciricote, this rare species is only found in a small portion of Central America on theCaribbean coast. Beautiful spider-webbing ispre...

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XF Maple Burl

XF Maple Burl

November 19, 2012

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

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Black Variegated Borneo Ebony

Black Variegated Borneo Ebony

November 14, 2012

Borneo Ebony is a Diospyros sp. that is black in color with reddish/brown stripes that run parallel to the grain. Sometimes the sapwood is white. O...

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Figured Brazilian Mangrove

Figured Brazilian Mangrove

November 14, 2012

Mangrove wood, Rhizophora mangle, comes from trees that are in the family Rhizophoraceae, occurring in subtropical environments such as swampy fore...

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Tulip Wood Coming Soon!

Tulip Wood Coming Soon!

November 13, 2012

Cook Woods will be offering large turning blanks and squares for our Tuesday turning special in the next couple of months. These are the largest si...

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XF Flamed SE Asian Rambutan ~ One of a Kind!

XF Flamed SE Asian Rambutan ~ One of a Kind!

November 07, 2012

Southeast Asian Rambutan, Nephelium lappaceum, is a medium-sized tropical treethat grows within about 10 degrees of the Equator. The fruit produced...

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Highly Prized Hawaiian Ko'u

Highly Prized Hawaiian Ko'u

November 05, 2012

Kou, pronounced (ko-oo), is a rare hardwood that grows in the coastal regions of the Hawaiian Islands from sea level to roughly 100 ft. but may gro...

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Wood Mizer Contest - Cook Woods Won!

Wood Mizer Contest - Cook Woods Won!

November 01, 2012

We won the Wood-Mizer contest for best sawmill along with a great cash prize that we will use to purchase our brand new W1000 sawmill that is going...

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