Customer Comments

I have always been pleased and satisfied with my purchases from turn Tex. I will continue to do business with you.\r\nI was very surprised how fast I got my things. \r\nA pleasure doing business with TurnTex.
Orvo Erling
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Now on my 3rd order. I use it on all items to provide a little extra confidence in workmanship. Great customer service. Good communication provide via website. Love the fast response and quick delivery. Have used Cactus Juice on cedar, maple, poplar, padauk, purple heart, zebra wood, osage orange and other blanks. Material does a good job filing voids inherent in some blanks. Padauk blanks require extra "bake" time but no performance issues. Cactus juice fills the "grain" in purple heart making it smooth when finished. Maple and osage orange seems to absorb little juice.
Troy Sipes
Middleton Tennessee
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Quick turnaround on orders...... Reasonable Shipping Rates
Jim Curnow
Stagecoach, NV
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Just a quickly filled order, delivered on time and prior to the blanks I need to stabilize arriving.\r\n\r\nGood guy to do business with. Always happy to go the extra distance to get you what you need.
Ken Weinert
Northglenn, CO
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Thank you, TurnTex, for an excellent buying experience!
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I tried my Cactus Juice over the past couple of days and am very impressed with how easy it is to work with. First run was with some chunks of mesquite burl. Was very soft and crumbled when trying to cut with a bandsaw before using Cactus Juice. Now it cuts great! Finishing these off with acrylic resin to turn some bowls and pens. Order was received from TurnTex very well packaged and sooner than expected. Fantastic product from a fantastic provider!
Tucson, AZ
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I am very happy with my order. My vacuum chamber looks awesome and very professional. The customer service is outstanding. The customer service is so great that it makes me miss the small business world compared to the corporate world.
John Barioni ( Barioni Cues)
Merced, California
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Excellent customer service and excellent product.
Deb Lindsey
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A pleasure to do business with and I would recommend Turn Tex to anyone seriously interested in a chamber for stabilizing wood.
Nick Thrane
Dickerson, Maryland.
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I recently purchased a bottle of Cactus Juice from Turn Tex Woodworks and was really pleased with both the product and the company. I stabilized some pieces of spalted maple for a turning project and was delighted with the results. Cactus Juice is far superior to other stabilizing fluids I have tried in the past. It's the real deal... As for the folks at Turn Tex, they came through with flying colors, too. My order was shipped immediately and arrived within a few days. You can't beat that!
John Parmenter
Southern California
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Customer service with Curtis is second to none. Great products and customer support . Been dealing with Turntex for years and will continue to do so.
Tom Heard
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I have only used Cactus Juice once so far. I use it, and talk about it a lot, in my video series "The Pen From The Old Ladder" I actually put the results under a microscope LOL. If you have a few minutes to spare, watch the videos to see what I think of it. Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4 Part 5
Ron Calverley
Winnipeg, Canada
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I just received my third vacuum chamber from Curtis. I started with the small rectangle one, upgraded to the 4 inch by 20 inches, and now I have the 6 inch by 24 inches.I couldn't be happier. I go through about a gallon of Cactus Juice a month. All of Turn Tex's products are top notch. I started stabilizing my own pen blanks, but I soon had request from others for my pen blanks. I have expanded to knife handles and to larger items like pool cue handles and pepper mills. I have never had a problem with Turn Tex products, and I have never had a complaint from any of my customers. Thanks for a great product!
Mike Przybyla
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Great prices and super fast delivey! Two thumbs up!
Toni Isokuortti
Heinola, Finland
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The order was delivered to my door in very good package and could be tracked all the way. Now I'm finishing my equipment to be able to make my firs stabilization test.
Soren Hjeltman
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I am very pleased with your company. Very Fast delivery and I had a question that was answered almost instantly. I will be ordering again from your company. Also I wood like to visit the shop one day!
Joshua riche
Austin tx
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I ordered the half gallon Alumilite and received it well packaged it a timely manner. A++ rating from me! Thanks
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I have been very pleased with both the delivery time and quality of the products I have received from Turn Tex Woodworks and would gladly encourage anyone interested in stabilizing wood to try their products.
Robert Rawls
Central Arkansas
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Love this stuff(cj) easy to use and you can get all the help you need from Curtis when you need it. Glen
Glen Bledsoe
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Cactus Juice is an excellent product. Our customers appreciate the quality pieces it produces. Curtis is a wonderful supplier who is always willing to share his experiences and knowledge.
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Love the cactus juice that i get from Curtis and his service is awesome. I love what it dose for my duck calls it takes them to the next step.
Nathan carpenter
Laurel Mt.
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Curtis of Turntex has been very helpful to me during my wood stabilising plant set-up; very happy to chat on the phone to discuss my process. His product, Cactus Juice has no equal and performs beautifully as long as the instructions are understood and followed carefully, (naturally). I wouldn't, and haven't, hesitated in recommending Cactus Juice and Turntex for the excellent product and superb customer service.
Tim @ Green Man Knives
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I ordered a stabilizing chamber with the cactus juice. I've now used it a few times, and it's worked fantastic. The chamber is very well built, and the cactus juice makes the wood very easy to work. I've primarily used it with spalted woods, but recently ordered some dye to try to do a dye/stabilization on some curly maple. Great products, and will definitely order more cactus juice in the future!
Derek Chambless
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When it came time to order my chamber there was no question on who would build it. I have heard nothing but great things about them. Quality is second to none, very pleased with this purchase. Great customer service.
Anthony Pickens
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Prompt TransAtlantic delivery, well packaged and clear site navigation makes for a simple purchase for my Cactus Juice from Turntex Woodworks, a recommended supplier for sourcing knife maker stabilising fluid, that is easy to use, has a long life and gives consistent results. Scott , Wessex Blades
Wessex Blades
Somerset, England
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Curtis, I am a big fan of yours, and appreciate all the info you share--such as your You Tube videos. Your input on IAP is always valued, and me and many others have benefitted from your knowledge. My order with you was filled promptly and completely, it will be my first foray into making some of my own pen blanks--I was glad to learn you sold Alumalite!\r\n\r\nBest Regards--Don Davis
Don Davis
Burbs of Atlantq
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I started using Curtis's product some six months back. I use it to stabilize large blanks of all types. I had a few problems along but it was not the result of the product or the chamber, was things I was not doing right. After a lot of fun and trial, error, and very good common advice from Curtis I now am consistent and enjoy stabilizing whatever I need and know it will turn out right. I highly recommend this product and promote Curtis in his extensive efforts to personally supply information along.
Billy Hays
Milan, TN
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Great service and fast shipping! Recommended.
Andreas Granander
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bought the 1 quart cactus juice and colouring. the product came as intended per description. with secure packaging and as per advised arrival time. thumbs up!
syafiq shaban
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The speed that the Cactus juice arrived was truly surprising,I expected weeks, but it was here in less than a week!! This is a truly great product and company.\r\nTried other products but Cactus juice is the one to use!Thanks Curtis \r\n\r\nBob \r\n
Bob Walczak
Victoria B.C. Canada
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Great Product, small learning curve, great customer service.
Andrew Cohen
Austin Texas
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Once again I’ve ordered 4 gallons of Cactus Juice. It was delivered very fast and as always well packed. Curtis, thank you for your attention and trust.
Zhelio Tenev
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This was my first use of Cactus Juice but the results seemed to be good. Henry
Henry Bawcum
Garland, Texas
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I had several email exchanges over the past few months with Curtis and he was very helpful in getting me started with stabilizing woods. He not only described his products but fairly and honestly discussed competitor products. I ordered several gallons of Cactus Juice and got it within 3 days--I think it shipped the same day I placed the order. A personalized request for feedback came a few days later and I appreciate his efforts in wanting to know how his customers feel. Needless to say, I'm a fan and would recommend him to others. Great job Curtis! Tom Puskar
Howell, NJ
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great stuff easy to use fast service
sopkane , wa.
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Want to give a shoutout to Turn Tex Woodworks. I just received my first order and was very impressed with the great communication tracking #'s and overall professionalism. This will be the first of many orders. Great Job.. Turn Tex Russell
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First time purchase from this company. They provided very good service and were very timely in answering my questions. Some of the items I ordered were out of stock even thogh the system said they were in stock. Curtis called me to apologize about it and insisted on filling the order with other more expensive blanks. I received the order and was blown away by what I received. I can't wait to turn them and see the outcome. I will be ordering more from him in the near future.
Jackson MS
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I have never dealt with any company, large or small, that had customer service so dedicated to the consumer. I had my first shipment delivered and then damaged by my dog and a new shipment arrived a few days after I contacted Turn Tex with my problem. I followed the stabilizing instructions on my first three batches of Texas Mesquite and turned out several beautiful sets of knife handle slabs. At this point, I believe "Cactus Juice" is a superior product and plan to use it for stabilizing all of my wood knife handle slabs. Thanks, John
John Hatchel
Blooming Grove, TX
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After a recommendation from a friend I decided to give Cactus Juice a try. I was using a competing product and was surprised how much better the Cactus Juice actually was. Curtis even took time out of his day to answer all my questions. He now has a customer for life. Thank you for offering a superior product.
Kyle P.
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There has been a bit of a learning curve , but after figuring how much dye I needed I think I,m turning things that look better than my illumilite turning. Thanks I,m very happy with the product And dealing with turntex has been excellent D Snyder
Darcy Snyder
New |Hamburg on canada
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Been using this product for almost two years now and even tho I have tried others nothing compares to this great product
Randy Gill
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Shipping is fast and easy, Curtis is awesome to work with. I made a huge mistake and left my Cactus Juice in the sun for a few hours and to my surprise came home and it was hard as a rock. Curtis made it right by replacing it at no cost and I ordered extra and learned my lesson. FYI do not leave your Cactus Juice anywhere near the sun, lol. I am experimenting on using this great stuff to stabilize my dino bone slabs before I polish them for jewelry. What I have seen so far so good. The toaster oven time is about 2 hrs-3 hrs at 250 degrees. [color=red]My Note: The proper cure temperature of Cactus Juice is 200° F, not 250° [/color]F
Lakewood, CA
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Quick prompt service, I will continue to deal with Turn Tex
Mike Bushnell
Spring Valley, CA.
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Product arrived very quickly. Havent used the cactus juice yet but the instructions that came with it were very helpful. Thanks for providing a good product with fast service.
Jason Powell
Gilbert Az
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Love all the products. Have the new chambers. Very easy to clean.. Rick
Ricky Robbins
Washington state
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My order was processed and shipped immediately. I received it about a day or two later, right on time. Thanks! Looking forward to getting my vacuum chamber
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I have made one stablization batch. I have never tried with another product. I looked at a lot of u-tube videos and checked many options before purchasing.\r\nThe batch I completed seemed to work as it was supposed to.\r\nI am pleased with the results.\r\nI am the type person that doesn\'t fix whats not broke. Your product works so I will continue to use.\r\nThe shipping was good, and your follow up is a big customer service plus to me. \r\nBert
Ringgold, GA
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Got the message after my order that you would be out of the shop for a week or so, no delay in my order. I'm a happy dude!
North Central Texas
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Great product and great service, thanks again. Scott\r\n\r\n
Scott. 1 of 1 Knives
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Our order of Cactus Juice came very quickly, was packaged beautifully and was in great shape! Thank you!\r\n :)
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