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Welcome to your source of unique products, services, and educational tools.  See why Harrison Ford, Prince Charles, Heads of State, Government Institutions and others seek our services and products here at rarematerial.com

Contest:  This page is a chance to participate in our projects and or to test your knowledge and possibly win one of our products.

contest rules; The first 50 people with the correct answer will be put into a drawing and the winner will  be drawn from the box. Only one entry per e-mail address. The lucky winner will receive the prize below.  Please email your answer and your shipping address (so we can send you the prize if you are the winner) to wood@woodcollection.com


2 Questions:  Tree chemistry; 

From what tree is cocaine obtained?

What tree supplies a key ingredient for Coca Cola and other cola drinks?


The Prize: Wood Collection "Basic" This is the economy version  with spiral bound text only. Provides a ton of information to be able to make decisions. The text has maps of distribution, toxicity, native uses, line drawings of fruit and leaf, photomicrographs with indicators of what to look for with a hand lens, working properties and more. Each page contains a wealth of information in regards to 73 woods. This book is a must for the serious wood student, the woodshop, and anyone interested in woods.  The Wood Collection "Basic" retails for $24.87.  To purchase this book please visit the order page.



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e-mail ......................... wood@woodcollection.com

postal service............... Rare Material, PO Box 28, Westmoreland, NH 03467

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