Recommended for experienced turners.
Wood is typically burgundy or reddish-brown in color, with some tan colored sapwood.
This species is moderately hard. Grain can be straight or interlocked.
Cutting requires sharp tools.
Sands to a medium lustre, finishes easily, and is stable when dried.
These pieces may occasionally contain light mineral stain or trace amounts of black line spalting.
This wood has a high initial moisture content and will require extended drying times.
Green/undried wood - moisture content varies
Fully sealed in wax to prevent degrade
Protective wax seal guaranteed for 30 days Guaranteed defect-free (Full quality standards listed below) All orders fulfilled within 2 business days Shipments fully insured against loss and damage
Surfaces planed to display wood grain
Size varies by less than 1%
Will not contain rot, wane, cracks or pith
Solid knots up to 1/4" are allowed
Contains at least 80% heartwood
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