American Black Walnut

American Black Walnut FAS grade


Kiln Dried

Generally supplied between 10 – 14% moisture content


AmericanWalnut01

Square edge

All boards have had all wane machined off


Widths

100mm and wider up to about 420mm


Thickness available

Grain-Walnut

From stock – 26, 32, 38, 51, 76mm

Lengths

From 2 metres and longer up to about 3.6 metres


Appearance

The heartwood ranges from light brown to deep purplish brown, sapwood is pale yellow. High figure with small tight burls, wavy grain


Uses

  • High class furniture
  • High class flooring
  • Skirting & Architrave
  • High class cabinet making
  • High class internal joinery
  • Shop fitting
  • Work tops
  • Clock cases
  • Turning
  • Musical instruments

Working properties

  • Machines very well
  • Nails and screws well
  • Unsurpassed finishing
  • Good steam bending
  • Glues well
  • Good stability

Physical properties

  • Tough and hard timber
  • Medium bending & crushing strength
  • Low stiffness

Durability

  • Very durable
  • Good decay resistance