Walnut // Juglans nigra

Walnut lumber wood, Juglans nigra lumber for woodworking
"One of the most enjoyed American hardwoods for its fine-yet-open grain, unique patterns, and bold dark color. Walnut is easy to cut, shape and sand, and the wood takes on an amazing look with a clear finish."
 
color of Walnut
Color Range
Light to dark brown or chocolate brown.
other names for Walnut
Other Names
American black walnut, American Walnut, Black Walnut, Eastern black walnut
uses for Walnut
Some Typical Uses
Gun stocks, musical instruments, fine furniture, cabinetry, flooring.
the Walnut tree
What's the Tree Like?
A moderate sized tree reaching about 100 feet and producing a trunk up to 60" in diameter.
Walnut grows in North America
map of where Walnut grows
Weight

3.33

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

1010

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

0.59

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


Choose The Right Type of Walnut for You

comparing natural wlanut lumber

Natural Walnut

- Abundant color mix
- At least 83% clear
- The most economical walnut
comparing high character wlanut lumber

High Character Walnut

- Wide widths
- Sound, tight knots & cracks
- 90%+ heartwood 1 face
comparing premium wlanut lumber

Premium Walnut

- 90%+ heartwood 1 face
- Minimal knots
- High-demand color spec
Walnut Black Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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Walnut Black Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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Natural Walnut 1/2" Thin Lumber
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Natural Walnut 1/2" Thin Lumber
$9.99 /Square Feet
Premium Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber
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Premium Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber
$14.99 /Board Feet
Premium Black Walnut 6/4 Lumber
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Premium Black Walnut 6/4 Lumber
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Premium Black Walnut 8/4 Lumber
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Premium Black Walnut 12/4 Lumber
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High Character Walnut 4/4 Lumber
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High Character Walnut 4/4 Lumber
$9.99 /Board Feet
Premium Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths On Sale
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Premium Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths
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Premium Black Walnut 6/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 5"+ Widths On Sale
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Premium Black Walnut 6/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 5"+ Widths
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Premium Black Walnut 8/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 5"+ Widths On Sale
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Premium Black Walnut 8/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 5"+ Widths
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Natural Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths On Sale
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Natural Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths
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Natural Walnut 1/2" Thin Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths On Sale
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Natural Walnut 1/2" Thin Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 5"+ Widths
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High Character Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 7"+ Widths On Sale
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High Character Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 7"+ Widths
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Natural Walnut 4/4 Lumber
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Natural Walnut 4/4 Lumber
$9.99 /Board Feet
Roasted Black Walnut Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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Roasted Black Walnut Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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Roasted Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber
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Roasted Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber
$8.99 /Board Feet
Roasted Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 4"+ Widths On Sale
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Roasted Black Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 6 Boards, 4"+ Widths
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Cutting Board Kit - Classic Walnut, Mahogany & Maple On Sale
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Cutting Board Kit - Classic Walnut, Mahogany & Maple
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Cutting Board Kit - White Oak, Cherry & Walnut On Sale
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Cutting Board Kit - White Oak, Cherry & Walnut
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Cutting Board Kit - Variegated Tawny Walnut On Sale
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Cutting Board Kit - Variegated Tawny Walnut
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Walnut 1/4" Thin Craft Hobby Boards (Choose Your Size)
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Premium Walnut Plywood 1/4" G1S on MDF Core - 2'x4'
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Black Walnut Cutting Board Strips On Sale
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Black Walnut Cutting Board Strips
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Black Walnut Thin Cutting Board Strips On Sale
 
Black Walnut Thin Cutting Board Strips
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$5.50 $4.68 ea.
Premium Walnut Burl Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll
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Walnut Dowel Rod 1''
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Walnut Dowel Rod 1''
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Walnut Dowel Rod 3/4''
 
Walnut Dowel Rod 3/4''
$12.99 ea.
15 pc Wood Squares Assortment Kit 1.75"x1.75"x12" On Sale
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15 pc Wood Squares Assortment Kit 1.75"x1.75"x12"
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Walnut Veneer Set - 3pcs
 
Walnut Veneer Set - 3pcs
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1/16" Walnut Veneer Pack
 
1/16" Walnut Veneer Pack
$16.99 /Pack
Double Live Edge Slab Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 8"+ Widths On Sale
 
Double Live Edge Slab Walnut 4/4 Lumber Pack: 3 Boards, 8"+ Widths
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