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Forum topic by demetry_07 posted 02-18-2011 09:20 AM 1251 views 0 times favorited 5 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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02-18-2011 09:20 AM

Does anyone know of a good source for Hard wood near the Kansas/ Missouri border. We have a woodcraft I just dont like paying there prices.

Thanks for any help you guys can give.


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#1 posted 02-18-2011 12:01 PM

I use bell forest from time to time. They are out of Texas. There is a place just off of I70 & Noland rd. They are a little pricey. I believe it is called metro hardwoods, they have a website.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#2 posted 02-18-2011 05:06 PM

Metro Hardwoods just off I 70 in Independence MO (Noland Rd.)

Jeff is great to work with, they also have delivery and good sheet goods.
I always go there when I visit KC.

-- “The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.” Mark Twain

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#3 posted 02-18-2011 06:59 PM

Agree with DrDirt. Great folks at a great new store. Prices are reasonable.

I also used to do trade with Liberty Hardwoods ( ) when I was building cabinets. Good folks as well.

And finally, there is Paxton’s ( ).

I’m not sure what you’re looking for, so I can’t recommend one over the others. But I’ve never had any problems with any of these establishments.


-- Dave; Lansing, Kansas

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#4 posted 02-19-2011 09:07 AM

Great! Thanks for all the great info! I currently do some turning nothing to big yet but I am interested in making boxes now. So I will be calling around for prices most of these places are a good 45 minutes to an hour away so I want to make sure I am getting the best prices before I go. There websites did not list any prices and with starting out I want cheap while I learn.

Thanks again everyone for your help.


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#5 posted 02-20-2011 04:42 PM

Shutte’s down on southwest blvd. Only place iv been so far (newby here)

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