Frank A. Edmunds
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Wood Dowels

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Frank Edmunds Company offers wooden dowel rods in most species of hardwoods.  We stock birch dowels in 36” and 48” lengths in diameters from 1/8” to 1 ¼”.  Larger diameter, longer and shorter length wood dowels are quoted to your specifications. All of Frank Edmunds dowels are sanded smooth and free of knots.  Frank Edmunds offers UPS, LTL and full truckload shipments to both domestic and foreign destinations.

Dowel Rack 1955

Secondary operations are completed in our 36,000 square foot plant in Chicago, IL.  Edmunds’ secondary capabilities include end boring, cross boring, rounding, splitting, slabing, tenoning, tapering, chamfering, pointing and slotting.  Tumble and spray finishes are available in a wide variety of colors and materials.  Edmunds also has the ability to insert hanger bolts and eye hooks into dowels. 


Tight quality control assures consistent diameter. Tolerances are as follows:

3/16” and under +/- .005”
7/32” to ½” +/-.010” to .012”
5/8” to 7/8” +/- .010” to .015”
1” to 1 ¼” +/- .015” to  .025”


Stock Dowels 1/8” to 1/4” Diameter in 36” and 48” lengths.

Custom Dowels 1/8” to 3” Diameter in lengths up to 12’ long.

Custom tumble and spray finishing.

Cross boring, end boring, slotting, splitting, tenoning, tapering, rounding and chamfering.

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