Recommended for experienced turners.
Wood is typically tan or brown in color.
This species is moderately hard. Grain can be straight or wavy.
Cutting requires sharp tools.
Sands to a high lustre, finishes easily, and is somewhat stable when dried.
May occasionally contain small amounts of reddish-brown heartwood.
This wood has a tendency to deform during drying. Leave roughed out forms slightly thicker to allow for shrinkage.
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 less than 20% heartwood
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