WANTED: I am new to collecting and have about 150 samples at 25 X 25-50 X 300 mm size. Due to my display, the thickness must be at least 25 mm and length 300 mm. I am very interested in expanding my collection. I still need many common species as well as exotics. Please send a list of what you have available with prices. Thank you!
Bob Gilbert #10018
7825 S. Stanley Pl.
Tempe, AZ 85284
I am interested in doing some swaps. I have 2,200 specimens 60 X 6 X 90 mm of all sorts of impolrted and home-grown woody plants.
Lionel Daniels #6509
Windy Heights High Cross,
Foxfield, Petersfield Hampshire, UK GU32 1EK
600-plus different kinds of wood specimens precisely crafted and labeled, most identified from trees in the forest. I have woods from the USA, Mexico, Brazil, Japan, Australia, and others. Contact me for a list.
Alan B. Curtis, #1132HL
2370 Douglas Drive,
Eugene, Oregon 97405.
I provide wood specimens from around the globe, accurately dimensioned, nicely sanded, and labeled. I maintain a mailing list and send notification when new specimens become available. Contact me for a list.
Gary Green, #6654L
9923 N 800 E,
Syracuse, IN 46567
Over 1,000 different wood specimens around the world. Over one third are specially figured like blistered, curly, fiddle back, quilted, bird eye, mottled, burled and over 200 species from Vietnam.
Réjean Drouin #3589
333, 19 e rue, Québec,
Québec, Canada G1L 2A5
I have a good range of more than 400 species of Australian rainforest and outback woods in specimen size or as egg blanks. I will also cut to your requirements.
Colin Martin, #7189
4 Dorothea Crt, Harristown,
Queensland 4350, Australia
Phone: area code 061 # 4635-3697
African Wood Specimens: Contact me for list of African species available. All woods are from environmentally approved sources.
Barry James, #9380
Brousse-James & Associates;
Ecological & Environmental Services
PO Box 1304, Howick, 3290 South Africa
Tel/Fax +27(0)33 3304984
I have two or more specimens of more than 700 to 800 different woods from the whole world in my stock. I would like to exchange or sell. They are standard or another sizes. Contact for my list:
Dieter Becker #6362,
42 Engersgaustr., Neuwied,
Have logs, planks & whatnot. Must sell off. Some pretty rare: leadwood from S. African red ivory logs and planks, snakewood logs, one ebony log from Belgian Congo, etc. Will send list. Link to wood collection for sale is: picasaweb.google.com/102643740416360449393
Dennis Brett #257,
I have over 1,000 different specimens of wood from around the world for sale or trade. I have some larger pieces of woods for collections of crafts from different wood species. Please send me your list for trade. Contact me for my latest list:
Dennis Wilson #2324-L
1545 Fitzgerald Ln
Alpena, MI 9707-8862, USA
I will sell the following books: Useful Woods of the World $10 + postage of $4.25; More Useful Woods of the World $10 + postage of $4.25; A man of the Woods (Richard Crow biography) $10 + postage of $3.90. All three books are a total of $30 plus postage of $7.00.
Dennis Wilson #2324-L
1545 Fitzgerald Ln
Alpena, MI9707-8862, USA
Attn. Jewelry Makers! I have boxes of scraps for those who make and sell wooden jewelry. I will pay postage. Once you have received the wood ask me for the cost of postage. Look it over. Whatever the member thinks the scraps are worth, send a check for that amount to IWCS Secretary- Treasurer and may include the cost of postage. Let IWCS have the benefit of a couple bucks contribution.
Dennis Brett #257SU
Back Issues World of Wood
I can buy, sell and trade Back issues of the World of Wood magazine. Get the missing issues you need at $2.00 each, and less by the year or by the decade. Half of all proceeds go to the IWCS endowment fund. Issues available from 1948 on, free shipping within the USA. For details:
Richard Kuehndorf #8593
For Sale: American Woodturner Magazine.
Issues include March 1990 (Vol. 4 No.
3) through October 2011 (Vol. 26 No. 5).
Missing Spring 2005 and summer 2005.
Must purchase the complete set. US$360.00
and $40.00 shipping to USA 48.
Ron Odegaard # 3665L;
1508 North Eugene St.; Appleton, WI 54914; 920-205-9598;
Southern African Wood (ISBN 781920217587, Briza
Publications, Pretoria, RSA), authored
by IWCS members Stephanie Dyer
(#9380), Danielle James and Barry
James (#9381). It is a fully illustrated
guide to the properties and uses of wood
from 140 Southern African tree species.
A handful of leather-bound collectors
editions remain for $140.00 US dollars
plus shipping and handling, and the
standard hard cover books are $51.00
US dollars plus shipping and handling.
These are discounted 20% for IWCS
members. Non-members will be charged
$168.50 +S&H for the collectors
edition and $57.57 + S&H for the
standard. Each copy will be signed by
the authors. All copies will be shipped
from Pennsylvania, USA.
copy today by contacting our
Mark R. Peet.