Welcome to Jackel Enterprises

It is our intent to present you with an accurate representation of who we are and what we do. I started this company in 1991 after 16 years of making Mountain Dulcimers. That experience enriched my appreciation for fine wood and woodworking.

It was my dream to create a lumber yard that supplied quality wood for fair value. Starting out with a phone and pickup truck, I have logged (no pun intended) thousands of miles, connected with hundreds of woodworkers, visited numerous mills large and small, toured logging camps in the outback, and invested my life into this enterprise that you see before you.

Tour these pages to see what this actually encompasses. We look forward to your call or visit
and hope to continue providing the best material and service possible.

Steve Jackel

Steve Jackel

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Call our warehouse and mill:
1-800-711-WOOD (9663)

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Featured Materials


Redwood T&G From Hanger 1 Moffet Field!
T&G 2 x 5 Redwood. Beautiful, old growth Redwood from historic Moffet Field is available once again at Jackel Enterprises. This material has been strippeddown to its original S4S appearance and ready for a new home. Own some local history while adding beauty to your abode. We have just over 450BF and it won't last long. Lengths are 8'-9': $10.00 BF


Alaskan Yellow Cedar Alaskan Yellow Cedar
(AYC) Found along the Pacific Coast from Alaska to Oregon, Yellow cedar is a magnificent wood with excellent wood working properties. It glues, nails, screws, stains and takes paint well and can be brought to a fine finish. Alaskan Yellow Cedar is suitable for sidings, ceiling treatments, saunas, hot tubs, boats, cabinets and high grade architectural millwork. AYC is an excellent substitute for old growth redwood.
Available at Jackel in VG 8/4 x 6”,8”,10”
Red Grandis White Oak
4/4 Qtr. Sawn White Oak - Impressive  8" wide x 11' - 12' lengths
$7.50 BF - 4' Shorts: $7.00 BF.

Quartersawn Sapele is a fine substitute for Genuine Mahogany (South American). Native to West and East Africa, this material works well with hand and machine tools. It nails, screws, and glues well and provides an excellent polished finish. Sapele is suitable for furniture, cabinets, doors, windows, boats, musical instruments, counters and flooring and high grade architectural millwork.

Elm Logs from SJSU

100+ Year Old Elm from SJSU
This January, San Jose State University removed 28 English and Scotts Elm trees from the San Jose Campus. West Coast Woods, a division of Jackel Enterprises, was able to salvage these 100 year old trees. Over 80 log sections are now at our yard. We are milling this beautiful material to live edge slabs and lumber. We will custom cut to your specifications.

Shown is a 10qtr. 14 feet long, live edge slab with Steve.

Live edge Doug Fir

Live Edge Monterey Cypress Slabs
8/4, Lengths 7' - 8', 24" - 30" wide. Kiln dried, ready to use for your next project. Call Jackel to inquire about this and other live edge slab material.

Help Wanted- mill operator Help Wanted, Mill Shop Operator
Operates 2 saw mills: Lucas Mill and band mill.
General woodmilling skills:
Planer, sander, jointer, molder, table saw.
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1-800-711-WOOD - 831-768-3880 - FAX 831-768-3883
Hours: Mon-Fri: 8AM-5PM. Sat: 9am-1PM, Closed Sunday
347 Locust St. Watsonville CA
95076. Click here for map

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