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Blog entry by RussInMichigan posted 1358 days ago 4654 reads 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey you LumberJocks,

I find myself in the unfortunate position of needing to sell off some wood, so I thought I’d see if any LumberJocks would be interested.

What wood does he have, you might ask? Let me list a bit of it for you.

Basswood($2.00 per board foot): Great carving stock. A couple hundred board feet in many different sized boards. 4” X 4” X 78”, 2” x 9” x 48”, 4” x 8” X 78”

Clear redwood($3.00 per board foot): 25 board feet in 7.25” wide board.

Cherry($6.00 per board foot): 3” slabs 12” x 78”(19.86 BF) and 9” x 78”(15.54 BF) and one glued up turning blank approx 7” x 7” x 17.5”(5.92 BF)

Walnut($4.00 per board foot): one block 5.25 X 5.375 X 28.25 and one glued up block that is 7.5” X 5” by 10.5”

Odds and ends of mahogany, oak and beech.

If you’re interested, call me at 517-449-6863 or message me here at LumberJocks. I’d be happy to have you stop by and pick out a few pieces or just buy me out!

Scrounging through the woodpile,

Russ



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Geedubs

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#1 posted 1358 days ago

Russ, I grew up in Okemos but now live in Oregon. If I were closer I would be very interested in your wood. So it goes. Good luck with someone who lives closer. Go Green.

-- Todos los dias aprendemos algo nuevo.

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RussInMichigan

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#2 posted 1358 days ago

Geedubs,

I have several friends in Okemos. I wish you were closer, so you could share in my overabundance of wood. It’s a tough decision to give up wood, but in this instance, I’ve got to do it.

Have a great one, David.

Russ

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BigTiny

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#3 posted 1355 days ago

I wish I was still living in Windsor. I’d be pawing through your pile with great enthusiasm! Sadly, shipping it to me in Winnipeg would be prohibitively expensive. (sigh) Just my luck.

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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RussInMichigan

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#4 posted 1355 days ago

Too bad, Big Tiny,

For LumberJocks, I’d let it go for even less. I need the space. Sadly, I need to get a reasonable amount for it or I’d just give much of it away. The cherry slabs I have are rare pieces that my lumber supplier tells me would be $13.00 a board foot right now. My rep tells me that in 14 years he’s never seen a twelve inch piece of cherry three inches thick. Guess I’ll be stuck making bandsaw boxes!

Sweeping up the sawdust,

Russ

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