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5"x5"x36" Ambrosia Sycamore Wood Spindle Turning Blank

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Product Description

Recommended for experienced turners. Wood is typically light pink or tan in color with streaks of color throughout. This species is moderately hard. Grain can be straight or wavy. Cutting requires sharp tools. Sands to a medium lustre, finishes easily, and is somewhat stable when dried.
Special Note:
Streaks in these pieces are caused by the ambrosia beetle, so insect holes may be present in the wood. Will contain moderate quantities of ambrosia lines.
Drying Tips:
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 moderate to heavy ambrosia streaking
  • May contain light mineral stain or figure
  • Contains insect holes caused by the ambrosia beetle

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