Members of the British Columbia Lapidary Society may contact the webmaster to have items for sale posted on this page. It is up to the discretion of the webmaster to determine the suitability of the items requested for posting.

Euneke Faceting Machine

The Richmond Gem and Mineral Society is selling a Euneke Faceting Machine for $1,900. Photos can be found by viewing the PDF poster. Contact George Howe for information at

20" Lapidary Slab Saw SOLD

Hilmar is selling an oil cooled, hydraulic movement lapidary slab saw with a 20" diamond blade for $400. Includes a second used blade and a bucket of cutting oil. It would need to be picked up from Coquitlam and will require four strong people to lift into a vehicle suitable for transport. Hilmar can be contacted at 604-464-2147.

April Equipment Sale

The BCLS is excited to make the following equipment available, starting with our member clubs. It was acquired from a BCLS member who has recently retired from the hobby. The equipment is located in Abbotsford and is sold as is, where is. To our knowledge it is all in working order. Orders will be processed on a first come, first serve basis. To order, please email the webmaster at listing the items and their respective prices.

Richardson High Speed Flat Sander SOLD

With vacuum attachment, starter package of sanding disks.

Spool Polisher

Arbor #1

With sanding wheels and motor.

Trim Saw #1 SOLD

With motor, used blade.

Trim Saw #2 SOLD

With motor, used blade.

Vertical / Side Sander SOLD

With copper disk.

Flat Lap SOLD

With foot control.

Jewelers Buffer SOLD

With vacuum.

Arbor (L)

With expanding drum, felt wheel, motor, base.

Arbor (R)

No wheels, includes splash guards which will fit 8-inch diamond wheels, and base.

Mini-Burnout Kiln SOLD

Approximately 4-1/2 inches inside dimension, with a temperature control.

Genie (Older Model) SOLD

Used 80 grit, used 220 grit, new 280, 600, 1200, 3000 wheels. Includes extra 80 grit coarse and 220 fine wheels.

12 Inch Lortone Slab Saw

Auto feed, motor, new base, used blade.

Jade from Sandra

Sandra Hooff has has approximately 400 pounds of nephrite jade blocks for sale at $20 per pound. Pictures show close measurements, larger blocks are about 50 pounds, can measure and weigh for accuracy for anyone interested. As a reference, the two smallest pieces are 11.2 and 7.4 pounds. Sandra can be contacted at or by phone or text at 604-414-4594.

Jade from Avis

Avis Lapham is selling two blocks of nephrite jade They are both 6 1/4" x 5 1/4". The first is 3 1/2" wide and weighs 12.5 pounds ($325) and the second is 3 3/4" wide and weighs 13.5 pounds ($350). All measurements are approximate. She can be contacted through email at

Equipment from the Vauthrins

Ron Vauthrin is selling the following equipment. He can be contacted at 604-607-1213 or at the email address provided in the photos.

Sell or Trade
Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Club

The Ripple Rock Gem and Mineral Club has a sell/trade page on their web site. Check it out, maybe you will find that item you have been looking for.