1-1/2" Curly Hard Maple 4pc Squares, Unique Item # 4261

1-1/2" x 1-1/2" x 18"
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1-1/2" Curly Hard Maple 4pc Squares, Unique Item # 4261

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1-1/2" Curly Hard Maple 4pc Squares, Unique Item # 4261

4pc set of curly hard maple turning squares. Each square measures 1-1/2" x 1-1/2" x 18"
 
Why Choose Curly Maple?

Same species as Soft Maple. Resembles Hard Maple being closed-grained but much softer. Easily worked. Turns and planes well. Does not require fillers to achieve a glass smooth finish. Accepts finish and paint well Curls appearing across the board are the result of contortions in the grain that reflect light at different angles.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1-1/2"
Width 1-1/2"
Length 18"
Quantity 1.5
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About Curly Maple (Acer rubrum)

Weight

2.63

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-26.54% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

950

Janka Rating
-26.36% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.54

Specific Gravity
-15.62% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Somewhat Difficult 7/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy /10
Red Oak

map of where Curly Maple tree grows
Curly Maple is a wood from North America

Same species as Soft Maple. Resembles Hard Maple being closed-grained but much softer. Easily worked. Turns and planes well. Does not require fillers to achieve a glass smooth finish. Accepts finish and paint well Curls appearing across the board are the result of contortions in the grain that reflect light at different angles.

color of Curly Maple
Color Range
Cream white to reddish brown.
the Curly 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.
other names for Curly Maple
Other Names
Carolina red maple, flame maple, fiddleback maple; see also Soft Maple
uses for Curly Maple
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, cabinets, accessories, interior millwork, high-end work
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