Quilted Maple » Acer macrophyllem

Quilted Maple lumber wood, Acer macrophyllem lumber for woodworking
woodworking characteristics

Quilted Maple Wood Characteristics

This flowing three-dimensional figure is most common in big leaf maple, native to the Pacific Northwest. The wood is generally more soft than other maples and a little more porous. Quilted figure, though often used in high end pieces, does present some difficulties in working. Tends to chip when planed, and burns easily when used with power sanders, routers, and table saws.
color of Quilted Maple

Color Range

Creamy white with a reddish brown tinge.
other names for Quilted Maple

Other Names

Bigleaf maple, Broadleaf maple, Maple, Oregon maple, Pacific Coast maple, Western Maple
uses for Quilted Maple

Some Typical Uses

Furniture, accessories, and musical instruments
the Quilted Maple tree

What's the Tree Like?

A popular, fast growing decorative tree. Matures to about 60-90 feet in height and 30'' in diameter. The Quilted Maple tree grows in Pacific Northwest USA
map of where this wood grows
Weight

2.83

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-20.95% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

850

Janka Rating (?)
-34.11% softer than red oak(1290 lbf)
Density

0.48

Specific Gravity (?)
-25.00% less dense than red oak(.64)

Woodworking with Quilted Maple:

General Workability
Somewhat Difficult 7/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 4/10
Red Oak


 
Quilted Maple 4/4 Lumber
Ratings Snapshot
5
out of 5
Would recommend this product.
  • Width: 4''-7'' with the edges still rough. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (available above with your order).

$14.99 /Bd. Ft.

+ Volume Discounts
 
Quilted Maple Hardwood Sample
Ratings Snapshot
5
out of 5
Would recommend this product.

Free Shipping (48 U.S.)

  • Width: Ripped to 3''

$10.00 /ea.

Quilted Maple 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
Quilted Maple 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet of Lumber
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Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see above).
  • Quantity: Project Packs contain 20 board feet (or slightly more), which tends to be approximately 4 to 7 boards depending on the size

$358.00 /Pack

+ Volume Discounts
Quilted Maple 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
Quilted Maple 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet of Lumber
Ratings Snapshot
5
out of 5
Would recommend this product.

Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 3''-8'', with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well, see above.
  • Quantity: A total of 10 board feet (or slightly more) are included, approximately 5 to 8 boards depending on the size

$192.00 /Pack

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Quilted Maple 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet
Quilted Maple 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet of Lumber
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Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see below).
  • Quantity: 100 board feet, and ships in approximately 5 packages by UPS.

$1,320.00 /Pack

Quilted Maple Pen Blanks
Quilted Maple Pen Blanks
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  • Width: 3/4'' square
wood of the month

$2.00 /ea.

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4/4 Qulited Maple Unique Item#2920
4/4 Qulited Maple Unique Item#2920
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  • Width: 5
  • Quantity: 1

$47.48 /ea.