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curlymaplewood

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09-07-2007 10:42 PM

Topic tags/keywords: wood for sale curly maple cherry sycamore oak figured hardwoods

Curly Maple Wood Ambrosia Maple] I run a dry kiln and come across figured hardwoods from time to time. I currently I have about a thousand feet of curly maple. The price is $7.50 bd ft for 7” and under in width. The lengths are about 7’ to 8’. I also have PA Cherry that is $4.50 bd ft, lengths are about to 60”. I have some 1/4 sawn Sycamore in 4/4 and 8/4. I also have FAS Red Oak and some 1/4 sawn and rift sawn White Oak in 4’-5’ lengths.There is 4/4 and 7/4 Curly ash in the kiln right now, along with 10/4 Curly Maple. I can UPS lumber to your door up to 20 bd ft at a time. All the wood is S2S except the Red Oak.
You can contact me at karenkoski@earthlink.net I am located in Northeast Ohio, right on the PA line. Thanks! I can email you pictures of any lumber you are interested in.


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Woodminer

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#1 posted 09-08-2007 05:06 AM

Wow. 10/4 curly and 7/4 curly ash. I feel like a Quizno’s commercial. m-m-m-m-m. Makes my mouth water just thinking about it. Specially if it is highly curled. Saw some amazing curly walnut at a turners’ meeting last night. Really special platter.

I’ll be in touch off list about some of the maple for sure. Got some ideas for its use for Christmas…

-- Dean, Missouri

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curlymaplewood

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#2 posted 09-08-2007 02:55 PM

Hi Dean,
The 10/4 looks really good. Rarely get nice thick heavily figured pieces like these 4 he has now. Too many things can go wrong when cutting these thick billets, so he doesn’t get too many from the mill. This 10/4 order was at the mill for over a year before a likely candidate log was found that would yield these 10/4 boards. I think he ended up with 8 footers x 8-10 inches wide. He said they were highly curled all the way through. BTW, that is one of the things that can go wrong, the curl runs out half way through the billet! Excellent stuff for gunstocks. He also just got in a 12/4 piece of spalted/semi spalted curly maple from the mill.
Thanks
Karen
Williamsfield OH

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Bill

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#3 posted 09-08-2007 05:05 PM

Sounds like a good deal for those in the midwest. I hope we see some of those maple projects soon.

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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cowboy

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#4 posted 01-25-2008 05:02 PM

Hi
I am new to this site but have been building furniture for a living for over 30 years and I am always interested in highely figured maple.if you have it for sale please contact me.
Thanks

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curlymaplewood

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#5 posted 01-25-2008 05:39 PM

Hi,
We have a website www.curlymaplewood.com. We plan on adding more inventory of curly maple wood this weekend. You make want to check back in the next couple of days for more selection.
Thanks,
Karen

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