Figured Walnut // Juglans nigra

Figured Walnut lumber wood, Juglans nigra lumber for woodworking
color of Figured Walnut
Color Range
Light to dark brown or chocolate brown.
other names for Figured Walnut
Other Names
American black walnut, American Walnut, Black Walnut, Eastern black walnut
the Figured Walnut tree
What's the Tree Like?
A moderate sized tree reaching about 100 feet and producing a trunk up to 60" in diameter.
Figured Walnut grows in North America


lbs /Bd. Ft.
-6.98% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)


Janka Rating
-21.71% softer than red oak (1290 psi)


Specific Gravity
-7.81% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 4/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 3/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 4/10
Red Oak