Anyone have any comments on the Tropical Exotic Hardwoods parking lot sale?

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Forum topic by sktmar posted 07-30-2010 12:03 AM 1186 views 0 times favorited 4 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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07-30-2010 12:03 AM

Just saw that Tropical Exotic Hardwoods will be having a store-wide parking lot sale August 19-21.

Has anyone shopped with them before? Looks like they have some great woods but way out in California. Do they ship?

In case anyone is wondering, here are the details for the sale taken from one of their magazine ads-

Store-Wide Parking lot Sale
Items up to 50% off

August 19-21, 2010
Thurs, Fri 8:30-4:30
Sat. 9:30-4:30

-Lumber, Turning Stock, Slabs, Musical Stock, Logs, Pallet loads,etc.
Something for everyone!
2270 Camino Vida Roble Suite “B”
Carlsbad, CA. 92011

Tropical Exotic Hardwoods of Latin America, LLC

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#1 posted 07-30-2010 02:02 AM

Mitch has some very high quality woods. It might very well be worth the visit.

-- Oldworld, Fair Oaks, Ca

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#2 posted 08-07-2010 02:26 AM

I live 30 minutes from Tropical Exotic Hardwoods. Never been to the parking lot sale but have spent a lot of time there drooling. I’m going to the sale. Perhaps I’ll see you there. By the way they do ship. I think it’s how they sell most of the wood

-- Ken

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#3 posted 08-12-2010 07:28 PM

Mitch is a great guy from dealings I’ve had with him. Great looking cocobolo, too. He’ll take care of you.

-- Des

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#4 posted 08-12-2010 09:45 PM

Wish I had the money to take the trip and buy some wood, but I just bought a jointer so I’m tapped now. Would have like to check it out though.

-- Matt -

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