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. Also check out the BC Lapidary Market group on Facebook.

Franz Hofer Sale

Franz is selling his Dixie Doodlebug tromel.

Dixie Doodlebug Tromel

Good used condition. Asking $1500 or reasonable offer considered. Serious enquiries only please. Must be picked up in Princeton, BC.

Contact Maureen Parsley at or 604-802-3296 for more details.

Sharon Walker Sale

Sharon is selling the following equipment.

Lortone 45C Tumbler SOLD

Lortone 45C Tumbler (4 pound) with extra barrel- Made in the USA You can tumble larger rocks. Less than a year old and still under warranty till October.

Legal Electric 7 Inch Wet Tile Saw SOLD

Brand new Legal Electric 7inch wet tile saw Portable and New diamond blade (I lovetoo7) Thin edge wet diamond Blade Lapidary. Tile saw used once for 20 minutes. Diamond blade never used.

Lortone 45C Tumbler AND Legal Electric 7 Inch Wet Tile Saw SOLD

Blowout price of both the tumbler and tile saw listed above for BCLS members only!

Contact Sharon Walker at for more details.

Sharon Hamelin Sale

Sharon is selling the following equipment.

Richardson Ranch Hi-Speed Dry Sander with a Vac-Mate vacuum canister

Also included are an extra 7 inch disc pad, the nut wrench, and approx. 75 - 7.0 inch sanding discs ranging from 36 grit to 400 grit. The Dry Sander is in excellent condition.

16" MK-301 Diamond Blade SOLD

Made in the US by Barranca; part #166071. Lightly used; has lots of diamond left.

Contact Sharon at for more details.

George Howe Sale

George is selling the following equipment.

Richardson Rock Ranch Sander SOLD

Richardson's Rock Ranch High Speed Dry Sander. Great for polishing thundereggs and other rock material.

Contact George at for more details.

Rob Webster Sale

Rob is selling the following equipment.

$700 Firm
2" Teel Water Pump. Aluminum Body 3 h.p Briggs and Stratton.

In good running order. This unit has seen very little use, I bought it brand new. Manual included. Includes 10 ft 3" reinforced suction hose, 30 ft 2" reinforced suction hose (2 segments with camlocks & strainer basket), 40 ft 4 lengths of 1" pressure hose with clamps, Camlock adapter (pump to/from tank), brass nozzle, fire hose nozze, Camlock/forestry adapter, brass foot valve, and extra 2" fittings. I Wanted to offer this to BCLS members first, an excellent set up for dredge or higbanker, everything you need in 1 package. You pick up in Osoyoos.

Contact Rob at for more details.

Ken Dewerson Sale

Ken is selling the following equipment.

$400 (or $150 each)
The Little Torch Kit

A torch kit for $400. Or buy Smiths The Little Torch, New Oxygen Regulator, or New Propane Regulator for $150 each.

Contact Ken (Kelowna 1120 Club) at for more details.

Zephyr Diamond Ring Saw SOLD

Diamond saw with 2 replacement blades. New Amazon cost is $485 for saw, blades are $82 each plus $156 shipping from US. Total $805. See the item on Amazon.

Contact Ken (Kelowna 1120 Club) at for more details.

New Diamond Pacific Diamond Grinding Wheel (8 inch) plus bushings SOLD

Wheel is an 8" 220 grit. New. Cost from Diamond Pacific is $274 plus shipping.

Contact Ken (Kelowna 1120 Club) at for more details.

Crystalite Diamond Grinding Wheel (6 inch)

Wheel is a 6" 100 grit. Used but almost new. Cost $90-$95.

Contact Ken (Kelowna 1120 Club) at for more details.

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.

Spool Polisher

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