THE WOODTURNERS KAURI GALLERY AND
Dargaville, Kauri Coast, Northland, New Zealand
home of Rick Taylor, Master Woodturner
4 Murdoch Street on S.H.12 Dargaville Kauri
Coast Northland New Zealand.
cellphone 0274 489 652
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PEN BLANKS BOTTOM OF PAGE
WE WILL POST ANY WHERE IN THE WORLD
all sizes dry ready to turn
dry, cut into rounds waxed ready for turning
AT THE WOODTURNERS GALLERY STUDIO
We are selling stump coloured grain kauri
all our blanks have a nice grain and colour
WOW / A SHIPPING CONTANER LOAD OF
NICE ANCIENT STUMP KAURI / FORSALE
We have 1 x 20 foot shipping container with rounds and sq blocks for woodturners / carvers / or box makers pen makers etc
We did the job of getting this Kauri from the ground on the farm
All this Ancient New Zealand kauri stump wood is waxed and dry.
It has very nice grain and colour it is not all fiddleback grain but has nice colour and is from the stump or heads of Ancient Kauri
And all from the same farm
We did two swamp and carbon dating showed the back swamp at around 1450 years the wood lay under ground
The front swamp carbon dating showed the wood lay under ground for 3860 years.
If you are looking for a bulk load of Kauri rounds & blocks THAT YOU CAN USE FOR MAKING ANYTHING
PHONE US AT THE NUMBER AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE
ALL THE ITEMS ON THIS WEBSITE MADE BY RICK TAYLOR ARE MADE FROM THIS WOOD
HAVE A LOOK AROUND THE SITE AT THE PIECES POTS/ BOWLS / PENS / CARVINGS
wow / also a contaner with lots of Ancient kauri slabs in it forsale
see photo below.
this timber is from the same farm as the timber above
For price / on a bulk load in the contaner / phone us at the phone number on the top of this page
Bulk buyers only
show both side of the blocks
Ancient kauri blocks
for cutting into knife scales or pen blanks
We only deal in the very best of coloured grain Ancient Kauri
our pieces are one of a kind with these grains and colours
Green kauri or Golden Ancient kauri
The pieces in the photos below are still forsale
these pieces can be used for coffee tables, guitar making maybe make your own Mandolin, you name it we have it and you can buy it
See photos below two Ancient fiddleback kauri slabs from a swamp carbon dated at 3860 years
These two slab below have now been finished ready for a light sand
They have been sanded down to 120 grit so are under 2"
Price NZ$1850-00 EACH
IN STOCK NOW
Above two fiddleback Ancient kauri slabs Above photo Ancient fiddleback grained slab REF 1
Size 24 & 1/2" x 22 & 1/2" x 2" thick
Price NZ$1850 -00
Above Ancient fiddleback kauri slab / REF 3
Size 30" x 24 & 1/2" x 2" thick
The above Ancient kauri slabs are now sanded to 120 grit and are under 2 inchers thick
But can be cut into book matching pieces.
We can now offer you blanks for your projects
Kauri suitable for bowls, platters, key rings, compact mirrors, pill boxes, pens, knife handles, clocks, wall hangings, etc.
Let us know your requirements.
Our ancient kauri wood - the samples tested from our swamp have kauri wood buried for 3860 years - plus the growing time. This is indeed a unique wood.
kauri blocks forsale for woodturning or carving
DRY, WAXED AND READY TO WORK WITH
Fiddleback grained kauri knife handle - we can supply blanks suitable for you
to make knife handles.
NEW NEW NEW
Fiddleback grain New Zealand Ancient Kauri block
just the very very best / can be used for knife scales or pens
IN STOCK NOW
REF FK3 SIZE 9-1/2" LONG X 2-1/2" WIDE
THE KNIFE BLOCK ABOVE IS SOLD
PLEASE NOTE / THE KNIFE IN THE PHOTO
IS ONLY A SAMPLE OF WHAT ANCIENT KAURI LOOKS LIKE AS KNIFE SCALES
Sample photos of New Zealand Totara birds-eye burl
Ancient kauri Maxi pens $62-00 each
Fiddleback grain kauri wood.
Green as green not often seen
This is a green kauri pen ( photo below )It is made from the Ancient green kauri pen blanks
WHATS THIS GREEN ANCIENT KAURI ?
NO THE WOOD IS NOT WET IT IS DRY AND THE GREEN IS THE COLOUR OF THE WOOD
another finished green pen bottom of this page
HOW OLD IS THE WOOD SWAMP TEST SAMPLES SHOW THE SWAMP WHERE THIS WOOD COMES FROM AT 3,860 YEARS BURIED. AND THEN THERE IS THE GROWTH OF THE TREE MAYBE AROUND 2000 - 5000 YEARS.
THE OLDEST GROWING KAURI TREE LIVING TODAY IS 2000 YEARS OLD - TANE MAHUTA
FOR YOU PEN TURNERS THIS IS SOMETHING RARE AND A GREAT PIECE TO GIVE AS A GIFT OR TO KEEP FOR YOUR SELF
PLEASE NOTE /THE PHOTO ABOVE SHOWS THE COLOUR
OF THE GREEN KAURI ONLY / YOUR ORDER OF BLANKS MAY BE DARK GREEN OR A LIGHT GREEN
JUST WHAT COMES FROM THE BLOCK WHEN WE CUT THE BLANKS
NOT ALL BLANKS ARE FIDDLEBACK GRAIN
SAMPLE PHOTO BELOW /ANCIENT KAURI PEN BLANKS.
If you would like to buy green kauri pen blanks take a look at the pen blank page on this site
WHAT YOU SEE IS WHAT YOU GET
ANCIENT KAURI PEN BLANKS ABOVE
PACK OF 2 TOTAL NZ$60-00 PLUS POSTAGE COSTS
PACK OF 4 TOTAL NZ$ 120-00 PLUS POSTAGE COSTS
PLEASE NOTE / WE WILL ONLY SELL GREEN PEN BLANKS IN 2 PACKS OR 4 PACKS
THESE BLANKS ARE VERY RARE IN THIS COLOUR AND WITH THESE GRAINS
Size of all pen blanks around 51/2" long x 3/4 x 3/4
sold sample photos only
Pen below is made from green coloured Ancient Kauri
Kauri pen blanks, rough sawn ready to cut and drill golden kauri
Minimum order 12 blanks or 6 blanks only at NZ$6.75 per blank.
12 pack pen blanks NZ$81-00 / plus postage / 6 pack pen blanks NZ$40-50 / plus postage
We can also cut golden kauri blanks to your requirements .
we have slabs Suitable for table tops wall units etc. Let us know your requirements.