JOHN NELSON WOODWORKING

601 WEST MAIN ROAD
LITTLE COMPTON, RHODE ISLAND 02837
Tel.: 401-635-4733; Fax: 401-635-2799
E-mail: nww@farm.necoxmail.com
Manufacturing Bone Products
Since 1975
 
Prices are subject to change without notice; prices have increased.
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BONE PRICE LIST - 2011
TERMS: ADVANCE PAYMENT. Foreign payments should be made in U.S. funds payable at U.S. banks or U.S. branches of overseas banks, or by international money orders.
SHIPPING: Shipping is prepaid and insured, EXCEPT FOR OVERSEAS AIRMAIL. Please add 5% to the cost of your order.
METRIC: We cut metric and English dimensions
EXTRAS: Extra pieces will equal 3% of your order.
RETURNS: Accepted on standard items at full price, others by arrangement.
 
BONE NATURAL STOCK, UNBLEACHED 2.5mm, heads 25mm, and tails 16mm
Please state head and tail lengths. Price in dollars per octave:
Any Length
Antique Grade
Standard Grade
$49.50
$74.80
Antique Grade is in short supply.
Add 35% for less than 15 octaves.
Add 10% for widths narrower than 25 mm and 16 mm.
Add 10% for thinner stock.
Add 15% for bleaching.
Discount: 10% on 35 octaves or more.
 
BONE SHARP TOPS 12mm x 2mm Prices in dollars per hundred:
Any Length
Antique Grade
Standard Grade
$180.40
$275.00
Antique Grade is in short supply.
Add 35% for less than 200.
Add 10% for custom widths and thicknesses.
Add 15% for bleaching.
Discount: 10% on 500 pieces or more.
 
WE ARE SOMETIMES BEHIND; PLEASE ORDER AHEAD.
   
   
ARCADE OR NOSING STOCK: 2.5mm. State size wanted. This stock does not have arcades cut into it.
  $16.50 per octave.
  Add 5% for thinner stock.
   
SOLID BONE SHARPS: $10.85 each. Send side and front profiles.
   
GUITAR NUTS & SADDLES: State size wanted and ask for quote.  Standard sizes are $275 per 100.
   
 
MACHINING is accurate, flat, parallel, and, except for the sharp tops, ends are ground square in both dimensions. Filing, sanding and polishing after gluing down is still necessary, however.
TOOLS: Bone is harder than ivory but works well with hand saw, file, cabinet scraper and sandpaper. Use good furniture glues. Buff with Tripoli.
ANTIQUE GRADE is more bony looking, like the antique keyboards, and is grease free.
STANDARD GRADE is selected to have very few, if any, of the large pores charcteristic of bone and is grease free.
SAMPLES sent on request.
 
 
Manuals rebushed - organ $308 | piano $374
 
Repair and replacement work, rebushing, releathering, repinning, resurfacing sharps, and wood repairs are by the hour (@ $49.50 per hour), or by agreed price.
 
$66 per octave, new ebony or other wood sharps installed.
 
For details, inquire.
 
*$33 per octave extra for routing to leave slight overhang to shrink wide gaps between heads, and between tails and sharps.
 
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