Category Archives: Wood Available

English Walnut available – Hatzic Island

English Walnut available – Hatzic Island
There is a large English walnut tree that came down in the ice storm and I was contacted by the property owner, Jergen, who advises he will be having it taken out by a tree service this week. The tree is at #27-8985 Shook Road, Hatzic Island, Mission. Jergen can […]

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Free Wood: Maple in Maple Ridge

Free Wood It Is All Gone!
Kerry Verchere has a large maple down in Maple Ridge, bucked up and ready for taking. Contact her via email to arrange pickup email: vercherephotography@gmail.com

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Free Wood and Oneway 1640 for Sale

Here are a few Craigslist links of interest to Guild members.
Free: Willow wood
https://abbotsford.craigslist.ca/zip/d/free-willow-wood/6358551309.html
Free:
2 Cherry trees and another Butternut that were cut down.
https://abbotsford.craigslist.ca/zip/d/2-free-cherry-tree-wood/6366426449.html
https://abbotsford.craigslist.ca/zip/d/free-fire-wood/6367186221.html
Sent by Darcy Mckay. Thanks, Darcy!
 
For Sale: Oneway 1640
Sent by Murray Sluys. Thanks, Murray!
“Bud Mercer’s Oneway 1640 Lathe is up for sale. Thought the Guild members would want first dibs on it.”
https://abbotsford.craigslist.ca/tls/d/woodturning-lathe-oneway-1640/6369569813.html

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Free cherry wood In Chilliwack

Free cherry wood: A Note from Richard Beyak
I was speaking with Cliff Daily from KMS earlier and he suggested I contact you. I recently cut down a cherry tree and have varying sizes of logs, stumps, etc. I have no purpose for it, because it was cut into too short a piece for me to […]

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Free Wood

Free Wood
Large selection of well aged hardwood for turning must go. Various species and sizes.
Email me for suitable times to come and get some.
    – Colin Delory, cdelory@telus.net

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Cherry Tree

Cherry Tree

 
I have an old cherry tree that has fallen down in our yard. I was wondering if you would like it for your crafters? My name is Lisa and I live in south Langley. Some one just needs to come and get it, cut it up and load it.
My number is 778 245 […]

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Wood: Maple and Cedar

Hello,
I recently had to take down a big leaf maple and a cedar on my property. Feel bad just chopping it up for firewood, and I have a bunch already anyways. Was wondering if you know of anyone who could make better use of the wood?
Right now I have (Dimensions listed are the diameter at […]

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Woodturners Estate/Garage Sale June 25th

[ June 25, 2016; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] A Note from Murray Sluys:

Hi Folks

The Fraser Valley Woodturners Guild is hosting a Woodturners Estate/Garage Sale 

Saturday, June 25th, 2016  from 9 am to 1pm

41762 Yarrow Central Road, Yarrow (Hwy 1 E past Abbotsford, take No 3 Rd Exit to Yarrow)

The families of the Herb Reeves and Gale Nolkowsky have asked the Guild to sell the tools of […]

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For Sale: Oneway Bowl Coring Set and Steady Rest

For Sale: Oneway Bowl Coring Set and Steady Rest
Oneway Coring Set includes:
Base Unit for 16 in. or 20 in. swing (with riser block)
Knife Set 1 – 3-3/4 in. depth and nominal 10 in. dia.
Knife Set 2 – 5 in. depth and nominal 12 in dia.
Diameters may be increased by about 2 in.
Cutter sharpening jig.
Excellent condition – […]

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For Sale: Wood – American Chestnut

For Sale: Wood – American Chestnut
Multiple sizes of good quality wood,  1/4  sawn;
1″ x 4″  to 12 ” x 8 ‘
2″ x 4″  to 12″ x 8’
4″ x 4″  x 8 ‘
Also some 4′ & 6’ lengths
3000 board feet of lumber – all wood is undressed.
Contact:   Bill Johnson at 1 – 604-866-3937 for more information, price […]

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For Sale: Walnut Tree

For Sale: Walnut Tree

 
We have a farm in Langley and had to cut down a walnut tree. We are wondering if your members would be interested in buying it.  It’s kind of interesting because of the centre of dark wood and then the lighter
exterior.
Please let me know if there is interest.
From Nicole Lambert
604-828-668

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FREE Wood – Silver Maple

A note from Beverley Pears:
“Fraser Valley Members:
FREE Wood – Silver Maple
Yours for the taking but you will need a chainsaw
PLEASE 
Keep the sidewalks and boulevards clear and clean
Move all your debris, limbs, off cuts to the pile that is already started
DO NOT LEAVE A MESS
SILVER MAPLE – 30 FEET long – 30 INCHES diameter
ON 194 Street BETWEEN 64 and 65 […]

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Acacia Wood – Free in West Abby

Acacia Wood – Free
Hi there. Just thought I’d let you folks know that there is a large Acaciantree that has fallen down in fish-trap creek area at the end of Evergreen
Road in West Abby. How do I know? Because I have snagged a pile of bucked up logs and rounds for myself as I am a […]

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Free Walnut and Cherry

UPDATE: All this wood is now gone. [Ed.]
Hi Woodturners:
Happening now, and today only
Rain or Shine
As I am typing…………………there is free wood being cut by a team of very capable ChainSawers.
to luggable pieces, free for the taking
English Walnut + Cherry
Bring your trucks, cars, wagons………..dollies………..Gloves
We need your help
Time & Date at this moment is 12:33 pm, Tuesday […]

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Holly Go Langley!

No, this has nothing to do with Audrey Hepburn nor Breakfast At Tiffany’s!
Yolanda Leung has written this note:
“This June 2015, I had a 30’ tall holly tree cut down at my home in the Murrayville neighbourhood of Langley. I asked the tree faller to keep the logs. They are between 2’ and 3’ long […]

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Walnut tree coming down

Lance Rossington sent this note:
“A fairly large walnut tree (not sure how much black) will be coming down this Saturday at 21496 River Road in Maple Ridge.
Owner wants it gone. Action starts before 9 am. Just identify yourself as a FVWG member.
Other info call Lance at 604 462 9985.”

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Wood Rounds for Turning

Rounds for Turning?
Hi Dave here. I chatted with Colin DeLory at Fort Langley market on Saturday.
I have 4 rounds of maple wood? Biggest diameter us 15 inches and longest being 24 inches. Quarter sized acorn-like nuts fell off in the fall.
Trade in exchange for a turned bowl? What do you think?
Contact Dave Sagert at 778-240-9558 text or phone.
PS. […]

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Wood in Abbotsford – Free!

A note fron Allan Cusworth
Hi Guys;
I got a call yesterday from John Plough. He has cut down some trees on his property in the Glen Valley area of Abbotsford about 3 days ago. He thought that some of our turners could make use of the wood, got my name off the web and called me.
Details:
Horse […]

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Hurry: Chestnut in North Vancouver

A note from Allan Cusworth:
I realize this wood is a long way away for some members but wanted to make sure all the turners I know hear about it.
I received a call today from Doug in North Vancouver who has cut down a Chestnut tree yesterday. He would like to get rid of the wood […]

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Wood in Delta

A note from Dennis Houle:
Subject: Wood in Delta
Hi everyone…..attached are some photos of wood available in Delta. This is what Keith has told me about the wood.. ..you can contact him directly by email if you are interested in any or all, or want more photos.
Regards to all,
Dennis
From: Keith Green
Sent: January 5, 2015 12:05 AM
The […]

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