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11-05-2013 05:54 PM

Topic tags/keywords: highly figured birdseye maple

I a newbe here and looking for a quality source for highly figured birdseye maple wood and or turning stock
I build cues for myself, family and friends only…I cant seem to find a credible source of high grade …can anyone help ?
thanks
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#1 posted 11-05-2013 06:06 PM

I would suggest starting with: http://www.bellforestproducts.com/

-- David

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#2 posted 11-05-2013 07:05 PM

+1 on bellforest. Their lumber is very high quality stuff. Use code TWW10 for 10% off.

-- He who dies with the most tools... dies with the emptiest wallet.

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#3 posted 01-08-2019 04:57 AM

There’s no real standard for grading birdseye. I’ve seen birdseye represented as “strong” that you have to squint to see. My suggestion is to find someone who supplies to instrument manufacturers. Those specs are on a whole different level. Bell Forest knows what they’re doing and are worth checking with.

Steve
www.commercialforestproducts.com

-- http://www.commercialforestproducts.com/black-limba-white-limba/

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#4 posted 01-08-2019 11:47 AM

Send a message to Scott I have a feeling he could help you out

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#5 posted 01-08-2019 01:39 PM

Bobkloes.com

excellent wood

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