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01-09-2011 05:53 AM

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Hello Folks! How do? I am looking for some HIGHLY-FIGURED quilted maple that does not require me to take out a second mortgage. I have never bought any but would love to incorporate it into a project I am working on. If anyone knows of a source, please let me know. I am only looking for a small amount.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#1 posted 01-09-2011 05:59 AM

Ask Scott Porosky!

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ For lovers of all things timber...

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#2 posted 01-09-2011 08:16 AM

Gorby Walnut in Portland, Oregon sometimes has some. Good luck.

-- Robert, so much inspiration here, and now time to work!!!

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#3 posted 01-09-2011 03:59 PM

Hey Bud, I am picking it up for around 8 or 9 bucks a board ft at my getting place. I always have a need for curly maple (or birds eye which is a tad higher I think). Fill me in on in on what you are looking for and we can just go in on some. For that matter I have some out in the shop I can send to ya no problem….

Just let me know…..

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#4 posted 01-09-2011 04:06 PM

I second Scott Porosky. He has highly figured maple at reasonable prices. You won’t find a better guy to deal with.

-- I don't make mistakes, only design

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#5 posted 01-09-2011 04:29 PM

I suggest giving a call to Maple Leaf Hardwoods. Just google the name. I’ve worked with them in the past and they are very accommodating.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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#6 posted 01-10-2011 09:58 PM

I’ve bought some really nice figured maple from this source. There are some good photos of the boards that are for sale.


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#7 posted 01-12-2011 08:31 PM

This place makes me drool everytime I take a look…

-- Jeff , Wisconsin Please...can I stay in the basement a little longer, please!

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