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wseand

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1196 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: question myrtlewood

I need some Myrtle Wood and I am trying to get it directly from Oregon. I am building a Flag Case for a gentleman that wants it for their fathers Casket Flag. I am looking for a supplier that is near or in Myrtle Point. This is where the family is from. His father was a WWII vet and I am trying to make this a special build. I guess I could get it from anywhere in Oregon if need be. I just can’t find anything Googling, not very good at it anyways.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy


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#1 posted 1196 days ago

I suggest sending an private message to a1Jim. I am sure he would have some suggestions.

Also, Cook Woods is an Oregon based exotic lumber seller.

http://www.cookwoods.com/Myrtle1.htm

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wseand

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#2 posted 1196 days ago

Thanks much Wayne, Klamath Falls would work.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1196 days ago

The Pm I sent could help. I gave a fair amount to David (patron) when he was visiting maybe he would sell it to you.
He’s in NM also.

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#4 posted 1195 days ago

you can get a hold Oregon burl and he can help he is Lumber jock and deal;s with a lot of wood . try woodcrafter’s & lumber in Salem Oregon 503-588-3641

-- Robert Laddusaw and no I am not smarter then a fifth grader ( and no I canot spell so if it is a problem don't read it ))

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RetiredCoastie

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#5 posted 1195 days ago

Also try http://crosscuthardwoods.com/index.php

I believe these guys have some of the best prices in the Portland OR. area.

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#6 posted 1195 days ago

You may be able to use the wood finder website,,,http://www.woodfinder.com/

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wseand

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#7 posted 1195 days ago

Thanks gents, I appreciate all the help. This flag box has to be perfect. His father was in the same unit I was in only a few wars apart.

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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TopamaxSurvivor

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#8 posted 1195 days ago

antlersexpress on ebay

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wseand

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#9 posted 1195 days ago

thanks Bob. Got your Pm

-- Bill - "Freedom flies in your heart like an Eagle" Audie Murphy

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#10 posted 1195 days ago

Here’s a link from today http://shop.ebay.com/antlersexpress/m.html?_nkw=Myrtlewood&_sacat=0&_odkw=Myrtle&_osacat=0&_trksid=p3911.c0.m270.l1313

-- "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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