Maple Hard White Dimensioned Hobby Boards 3/4" x 5.5" x 6'

Maple Hard White Dimensioned Hobby Boards 3/4" x 5.5" x 6'

$38.00 ea.

1-4 $38.00 ea.
5+ $34.20 ea. (10% off)
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Maple Hard White Dimensioned Hobby Boards 3/4" x 5.5" x 6'

Known for its durability and strength. It has excellent turning properties , a fine, even texture, a natural luster. Somewhat difficult to work due to high surface hardness. Paints and finishes very well

Easy Size!
Hobby boards make it easy to get started on your project. They're perfectly sized to nominal 1x6 boards (3/4"x5.5" to be exact) with clean, straight edges and smooth faces. They're lovingly milled from kiln dried, Select & Better lumber so you get gorgeous, clear, ready-to-use wood.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 3/4"
Width 5.5"
Length 72"
Grade Select & Better
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About Hard White Maple (Acer saccharum)

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Weight

3.67

lbs /Bd. Ft.
2.51% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1450

Janka Rating
12.40% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.68

Specific Gravity
6.25% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Average 6/10
Red Oak

map of where Hard White Maple tree grows
Hard White Maple is a domestic wood from North America

A desireable combo of nearly-white color with ultra-tight grain. The wood is well known for its durability and strength, which is why you'll find it used for flooring, butcher blocks, and large furniture. Expect a smooth texture and a natural luster that's somewhat difficult to work due its hardness. But nothing else compares when you need the durability and appearance of hard maple.

color of Hard White Maple
Color Range
Creamy white to yellowish or pale tan.
the Hard White Maple tree
What's The Tree Like?
Produces sweet sap used to make maple syrup. Matures at heights of 90-120 feet with a trunk 24-36".
other names for Hard White Maple
Other Names
Hard maple, Rock maple, Sugar maple, White Maple
uses for Hard White Maple
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, flooring, cutting boards, butcher blocks, heavy furniture, industrial parts, veneer, inlay, musical instruments, work benches
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August 17th, 2020
Verified Buyer
David
Connecticut
As advertised but with annoying stickers
I bought 6 boards to make a sofa /console table quickly and without resurfacing. They were delivered cross-country in under a week. The boards are not as perfect as I had hoped for the cost. There are some blemishes but no knots. The boards are not very consistent from board to board, with some discoloration and one of them has distinct tiger eyes which will not look good in the panel glue up. The faces are very smooth but of course will still require final smoothing plane before finishing. They are also not entirely straight; there was over 1/4" of bow in a couple of them. Annoyingly there were three stickers on the faces of each board which didn't peel off cleanly. This defeated the purpose of paying a premium for ready-to-use boards, and is actually much worse than the big box store where at least they staple a label on the end of the board. So be ready to spend some time cleaning off the stickers. Overall I wish I had just gone to the big box store and bought them; honestly it's about the same quality and would have been easier and cheaper to deal with.
5
February 12th, 2020
Verified Buyer
Rick
Texas
First, time buy
Very happy with the quality of their wood. Maple hardwood came in very well packaged. Customer Service was excellent, they reached out by phone, to make sure that I was happy with it. They reached out to make sure to call with any issues I might have with the wood or questions about any other wood products.
5
November 22nd, 2019
Verified Buyer
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New Woodworker
Satisfied Customer
This was my first order from Wood Workers Source and the wood exceeded my expectations. The boards were straight and all surfaces planed smooth , which made my cutting board project a cinch.
Familiarity: I've used it once or twice
5
October 15th, 2019
Verified Buyer
Michael
Lander WY
Hobbyist Woodworker
Maple Hobby Boards
Absolutely beautiful. Very high quality.
Familiarity: I've used it in several projects
5
September 3rd, 2019
Verified Buyer
Elmer
South Florida
New Woodworker
Kitchen trim repair
Wood was perfect. Clear and no defects. Cut well and stained too match cabinets very close.
Familiarity: I've used it once or twice
5
June 30th, 2019
Verified Buyer
Clay
Strawberry Arizona
Maple hard white boards
Was totally surprised by the quality and speed of service. I will definitely order again!!
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