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S4S Bird's Eye Maple Lumber - Special!

Perfect for smaller woodworking projects and crafts!

Often used as guitar necks - you don't need to be a Luthier or Guitar Maker to use these special surfaced boards! For a limited time - we are able to offer this beautiful figured Bird's Eye Maple. Choose from 2 different grades of our 3/4" Bird's Eye Maple Surfaced lumber. We will carefully handpick a 3-1/4" wide board in the thickness and length of your choice. These boards have been dressed to show the grain and colour.

Standard Grade: Low to Medium Figure - the best "value" pick

Premium Grade: Medium to Heavy Figure - hand picked for a bold and striking look

*NEW - Also available in a Roasted version! Click here to find out more.

If you would like to do the milling yourself - try our 4/4 Rough Cut Bird's Eye Maple Lumber for a more budget friendly version.

What can you expect?

We will carefully handpick a high quality board for you. We pay close attention to the wood species characteristics so we can send you a board that well represents each wood type.

  • 1/2", 5/8", or 3/4" thick
  • 3-1/4" or 3-3/4" wide
  • 24", 27", or 30" long

In order to offer more protective packing for shipping - our lengths are often 1/4" less than sizes listed. Need a longer length? Please email us for a quote.

S4S Lumber

Who are they for? These are ideal for those who aren’t equipped with the necessary tools to flatten and straighten boards.

The term "surfaced" or "dressed" refers to a piece of wood that has been milled. To achieve the necessary dimensions, we select a larger board to work from. Both faces and edges are then surfaced so you can be assured that the board is flat and straight. These boards are available in specific sizes.

For example: 3/4” x 5-1/4” x 24”

Rough Cut Lumber

Who are they for? These are ideal for those who enjoy working with machinery or hand tools to mill their own boards.

We use this term to describe boards that require additional milling. Rough cut lumber have been run through the planer to show the grain however they have not been dressed. You will need to mill both faces and edges. Rough cut lumber are available in specific lengths with varying widths.

For example: 4/4 x (5-6”) x 24”

You will receive a board that is just shy of an inch thick, with a width in the range of 5-6”, and is 24” long.

Rough Cut Lumber vs S4S Lumber

Grade: Standard
Thickness: 1/2"
Dimensions: 3-1/4" x 24"
Original price $1.20 - Original price $23.95
Original price $1.20
$13.95
$13.95 - $23.95
Current price $13.95

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Customer Reviews

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Steven Kaiser (Atlanta, US)
Quality wood

The roasted Birdseye maple is perfect For the main body or to trim my specialty boxes.

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Zach Armstrong (Dartmouth, CA)
Birds Eye maple

One of the two boards I ordered has a large brown heartwood streak covering 70% of the board making it completely unusable outside of shop furniture or painted.

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Robert Putnam (Los Alamos, US)
BE Maple

very little figure - almost normal maple.