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Forum topic by Dan posted 11-18-2010 09:25 PM 2932 views 0 times favorited 10 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Dan

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11-18-2010 09:25 PM

I found a local cabinet shop that has tons of nice hardwood cutoffs that they sell for next to nothing. Mostly Maple, Oak and Cherry. Some hickory. A lot of the cut offs are in great shape and will work great for small boxes and crafts. The pieces with defects and knots will make good fire wood.

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-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"


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#1 posted 11-18-2010 09:50 PM

Nice Haul !!!

-- Pat - Worker of Wood, Collector of Tools, Father of one

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#2 posted 11-18-2010 09:59 PM

yep there is a lot that came be done with that…nice haul of wood ya got there…any planned projects with it…if you like to make toys…they work for that also…grizzman

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#3 posted 11-18-2010 10:17 PM

I like making boxes so I was going to use them for that. Thats the only planned use I have so far. There are some nice curly maple pieces in the stack which was nice to find.

-- Dan - "Collector of Hand Planes"

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#4 posted 11-18-2010 10:25 PM

Some good toy making wood in there. :)

jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#5 posted 11-19-2010 12:50 AM

I see a ton of cutting boards in there!

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#6 posted 11-28-2010 04:47 AM

I would LOVE to find a deal like that

-- A woman's work is never done-but power tools help!

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#7 posted 12-21-2014 06:04 PM

Hi Alll,

I’m new to this site, the wife of a woodworker, and not quite sure yet how to navigate.:

I’m searching for burled silver maple cutoffs with which to surprise my husband. He is new to wood turning, and has gotten into making pens! However, burled silver maple is his favorite, and he can’t seem to find any. I’m wondering where I might find some in the DuPage County, IL area (Western Chicago suburbs.) It seems to take such little pieces to make a pen, I’m not sure why it’s so hard to find an old peice of wood!! :-) Thanks for any ideas, advice or offers!

Merry Christmas to all!

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#8 posted 12-21-2014 06:35 PM

LJ member Bob may be able to help you out jmpurchase22

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#9 posted 12-21-2014 08:00 PM

Dear waho609,

Thanks so much for your quick response! I’ll reach out to Bob and see if he might be able to help.
I appreciate your advice!

Merry Christmas, and take good care…
jmpurchase22


LJ member Bob may be able to help you out jmpurchase22

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- waho6o9

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#10 posted 12-21-2014 08:00 PM


Hi Alll,

I m new to this site, the wife of a woodworker, and not quite sure yet how to navigate.:

I m searching for burled silver maple cutoffs with which to surprise my husband. He is new to wood turning, and has gotten into making pens! However, burled silver maple is his favorite, and he can t seem to find any. I m wondering where I might find some in the DuPage County, IL area (Western Chicago suburbs.) It seems to take such little pieces to make a pen, I m not sure why it s so hard to find an old peice of wood!! :-) Thanks for any ideas, advice or offers!

Merry Christmas to all!

- jmpurchase22

jm, not wishing to hijack this thread, please see response in a new thread entitled “To : jmpurchase22”

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