We stock the following Boat building timbers
The classic external boatbuilding and marine timber. Also used internally for its attractive grain.
Sitka Spruce and Oregon
Both specially imported for masts and spars, lengths 5.4 to 6.0 metre.
One of the world’s toughest timbers. Excellent for keel and structural use where strength is critical.
Classic boatbuilding timber for decking and also planking. A lovely non splintering timber for the barefoot classes.
The wonderful Tasmanian boatbuilding timber. Also quite beautiful.
A fine cabinetmaking timber with good durability. Much used in Halvorsens cruisers.
Fijian Kauri Pine
Easy working, strong and durable. Fairly close in properties to the classic N.Z. Kauri.