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Aromatic Cedar (Botanical: Juniperus virginiana)

Information to help you do fine woodworking with Aromatic Cedar - all products are listed at bottom
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Aromatic Cedar By The Numbers:

2.75
lbs per board foot
Red Oak weighs 3.58 /BF
-23.18% lighter than red oak
900
Janka Hardness Rating (lbs-force) (?)
Red Oak is 1290
-30.23% softer than red oak
0.47
Specific Gravity (?)
Red Oak is .64
-26.56% less dense than red oak

Aromatic Cedar Compared to Red Oak:

General
Workability
Nice
Difficult




Wood
Texture
Fine
Coarse




Ease of
Finishing
Easy
Difficult




woodworking characteristics

Aromatic Cedar Wood Characteristics

Soft, straight-grained with a fine, even texture. Very knotty with distinctive cedar aroma. Soft, easy to work but knots may present some difficulties. Easy to finish.
color of Aromatic Cedar

Color Range

Light red with streaks of creamy white.
other names for Aromatic Cedar

Other Names

Eastern red cedar, Juniper, Red juniper, Red cedar, Virginia pencil cedar
uses for Aromatic Cedar

Some Typical Uses

Linen and blanket chests, pencils, boxes. Carves and whittles nicely.
the Aromatic Cedar tree

What's the Tree Like?

Reaches a height of 40-60 feet with a buttress trunk which may often be angled with a diameter up to 24''. The Aromatic Cedar tree grows in Eastern USA and Southern Canada.
map of where this wood grows

Aromatic Cedar Lumber Products for Sale with Prices

$8.00 /ea.

Buy Cedar Aromatic Hardwood Sample

Cedar Aromatic Hardwood Sample
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  • 1/2'' actual thickness, planed and sande ...
  • Ripped to 3'' ...
$4.29 /Board Feet

Buy Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Lumber

Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Lumber
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  • 13/16'' thick, surfaced smooth two sides ...
  • 4''-6'' with the edges still rough. Str ...
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$79.00 /Pack

Buy Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet

Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
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  • A total of 10 board feet (or slightly mo ...
  • 13/16'' thick, surfaced smooth two sides ...
  • 3''-8'', with rough edges. Straight lin ...
  • Quantity discount! 10% off 3+ Packs ...
$135.00 /Pack

Buy Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet

Cedar Aromatic 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
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  • Project Packs contain 20 board feet (or ...
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  • 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Stra ...
  • Quantity discount! 10% off 3+ Packs ...
$500.00 /Pack

Buy Cedar Aromatic 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet

Cedar Aromatic 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet
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  • 100 board feet, and ships in approximate ...
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  • 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Strai ...
$50.40 /ea.

Buy Cedar Aromatic Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer

Cedar Aromatic Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer
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  • One sheet has 16 square feet ...
  • Aprox. 1/42''. The paper backing allows ...
  • 24'' wide, typically 4 to 6 individual s ...
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$99.99 /ea.

Buy Cedar Aromatic Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer

Cedar Aromatic Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer
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  • One sheet has 32 square feet ...
  • Aprox. 1/42''. The paper backing allows ...
  • 48'' wide, typically 8 to 12 individual ...
  • Quantity discount! 10% off 5+ ...