Recommended for experienced turners.
Wood is typically a dark brown or reddish brown color.
This species is hard, dense, and straight grained.
Cutting requires sharp tools, as this wood has a pronounced dulling effect on tools.
Sands to a high lustre, finishes easily, and is stable when dried.
Care should be taken to avoid touching pieces while turning, as splinters are common prior to sanding.
Please note: Kiln dried woods may vary in thickness by up to .25".
Kiln dried to below 10% moisture content
End grain sealed in wax to maintain moisture content
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