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by Elliot Lee
Fri May 10, 2013 4:00 pm
Forum: Wood and Materials Q&A
Topic: Merkus pine wood, cucumber wood, etc. - looking for odd woods
Replies: 5
Views: 3383

Re: Merkus pine wood, cucumber wood, etc. - looking for odd woods

Hi Charlie, I had seen woodfinder a long time ago - thanks for refreshing my memory. I looked and there was only one place in PA (sawmillonline.com) that had Cucumber Magnolia in its 2011 price list. Will have to call them... G.S. - I looked on that site but nothing about the woods I mentioned. Elliot
by Elliot Lee
Thu May 09, 2013 9:31 pm
Forum: Wood and Materials Q&A
Topic: Merkus pine wood, cucumber wood, etc. - looking for odd woods
Replies: 5
Views: 3383

Merkus pine wood, cucumber wood, etc. - looking for odd woods

Hi, I'm looking into experimenting with some new types of wood for string instruments, but some types of wood that are intriguing from an acoustics standpoint don't seem to be very available in local or online stores. Does anyone know of a source for small quantities (10-50BF) of lumber of any of th...