High-Boatbuilding Lumber

Through our suppliers of high-quality marine lumber, Chesapeake Light Craft is able to offer a wide variety of domestic and imported woods, perfect for building boats, cabinets, furniture, or fine homes.  

The product line includes the species listed below, available in a range of lengths, widths, and thicknesses.  Lumber can be quarter sawn or custom sawn and ordered green or kiln dried.  Additionally, the mill can provide planing, straight-line ripping, high-quality resawing, and milling to a large selection of architectural molding patterns.  Most orders from the list on this page will ship direct from Maine.  

To inquire about pricing, variety and availability, or to place an order, contact our lumber specialist, Ed Wigglesworth: ed@clcboats.com or 410-267-0137 ext. 11. 

For the fastest service, submit a detailed inquiry through our contact form.
Select Questions about CLC Boatbuilding Supplies & Accessories > Lumber.

Lumber and plywood orders do not quailify for free shipping & require a shipping quote.

High-Quality Boat-Building Lumber

Domestic Species

   
Ash Sel & Btr 4/4, 6/4, 8/4
Aspen Sel & Btr 4/4
Basswood 1C & Btr 4/4, 8/4, 12/4, 16/4
Birch, Red Sel & Btr 4/4, 6/4, 8/4
Birch, Yellow Sel & Btr 4/4
Butternut FAS 4/4
Cedar, Aromatic 2C & Btr 4/4
Cedar, Atlantic Clear 4/4, 5/4, 8/4
Cedar, Alaskan Yellow C & Btr 8/4
Cedar, Port Orford C & Btr 8/4 x 6
Cedar, Western Red VG C & Btr 8/4 x 4-10"
Cherry 1F & Btr 4/4 - 16/4 x 8-12"
Cherry QS 4/4
Fir, Douglas CMG 6,10" x 8/4
Fir, Douglas CVG 4-16/4 x 4-12"
Fir, Douglas MG S4S EE 8/4 x 8-12"
Maple, Hard, sap Sel & Btr 4/4, 10/4
Maple, Soft 1C & Btr 4/4, x 6-10"+, 8/4
Oak, Red Sel & Btr 4/4, 5/4, 8/4, 10/4
Oak, White Sel & Btr 4/4, 5/4, 8/4, 10/4
Oak,White QS 4/4, 6/4
Pine, Eastern White D.Sel 4/4, 5/4, 8/4, 4/4 x 14"+
Pine, Eastern White QS 4/4
Poplar Sel & Btr 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4
Sitka Spruce CVG 8/4
Spruce, Northern White Clear 4/4, 8/4
Sycamore FAS 4/4
Walnut 1F & Btr 4-12/4 x 8"+, 13"+

Imported Woods

   
Cedar, SA FAS 4-16/4
Iroko Sel & Btr 4-8/4
Jatoba Sel & Btr 4/4, 8/4
Mahogany, SA Pattern 4-16/4
Goncalo Alves FAS 4/4
Sipo (Utile) Sel & Btr 4-16/4
Sipo (Utile) Boules 4-8/4 x 10"+ x14-20
Walnut, Peruvian 1F & Btr 4/4
Lacewood 1F & Btr 4/4

Figured Woods

   
Maple, Hard, Birdseye, brown 1C & Btr 4/4
Maple, Hard, Birdseye, sap IF 1C & Btr 4/4, 8/4
Maple, Soft, Curly 1C & Btr 4/4, 8/4

FEQ Burmese Teak

   
Thickness Width Length
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 8 6, 7.5
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 8 6, 8
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 8 8, 10
4/4 - 16/4 6, 8 10, 12
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 10 10, 12
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 10 up 10 up
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 10 13, 16
4/4 13"+ 14'+
4/4, 6/4, 8/4 6, 8 17'

Chesapeake Light Craft also stocks a selection of the most popular varieties of boatbuilding lumber, available for purchase in our store using the links below.  This lumber is available by the lineal foot in lengths up to eight feet and ships from the CLC factory in Annapolis, Maryland.

 

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Timber Mast Blanks

Timber Mast Blanks
Cypress - Marine Lumber

Cypress - Marine Lumber
Mahogany - Marine Lumber

Mahogany - Marine Lumber
Marine Lumber Project Pack

Marine Lumber Project Pack
Western Red Cedar - Marine Lumber

Western Red Cedar - Marine Lumber
Sitka Spruce - Marine Lumber

Sitka Spruce - Marine Lumber
Alaskan Yellow Cedar - Marine Lumber

Alaskan Yellow Cedar - Marine Lumber
Bead and Cove Strips

Bead and Cove Strips
Cypress Sheer Clamps and Stringers - Marine Lumber

Cypress Sheer Clamps and Stringers - Marine Lumber
Rail Stock - Marine Lumber

Rail Stock - Marine Lumber
   

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