Red Grandis Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"

Red Grandis Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"
sustainable source lumber

$5.00 ea.

1-4 $5.00 ea.
5+ $4.50 ea. (10% off)
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Red Grandis Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"

These turning squares are cut from premium kiln dried lumber. They're ready to be turned into furniture spindles, table legs, small accessories (letter openers, utensils, etc), and other fine woodworking projects.
 
Why Choose Red Grandis?

While the color is much more pale than genuine mahogany, red grandis is very similar in weight, density, grain structure, and the way it responds to most machining operations. The wood's color does deepen with age turning to a darker red much like mahogany.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1-3/4"
Width 1-3/4"
Length 12"
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

About Red Grandis (Eucalyptus grandis)

Weight

2.62

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-26.82% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

720

Janka Rating
-44.19% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.55

Specific Gravity
-14.06% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 3/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 4/10
Red Oak

map of where Red Grandis tree grows
Red Grandis is an exotic wood from Latin America

While the color is much more pale than genuine mahogany, red grandis is very similar in weight, density, grain structure, and the way it responds to most machining operations. The wood's color does deepen with age turning to a darker red much like mahogany.

color of Red Grandis
Color Range
Pale pinkish tan to a mild creamy yellow
the Red Grandis tree
What's The Tree Like?
This FSC- certified plantation grown tree is a massive one, reaching 160 to 200 feet tall and 4 to 7 feet in diiameter. Native to coastal Australia, plantations in South America provide the lumber that's imported into the U.S. .
other names for Red Grandis
Other Names
Eucaluptus grandis, flooded gum, rose gum
uses for Red Grandis
Some Typical Uses
High end furniture, cabinetry, and outdoor projects

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