Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
The remarkable figure creates a maze of unique patterns that'll make your project stand out. Build exquisite furniture or small decorative projects with quilted maple, it's especially suited for table tops, guitars, and turnings. You'll appreciate how substantially softer it is than Hard Maple, too. Quilted figure occurs in the Big Leaf Maple tree of the Pacific Northwest U.S. and Canada.
Quilted Maple grows in North America
Color RangeCreamy white with a reddish brown tinge.
Other NamesBigleaf maple, Broadleaf maple, Maple, Oregon maple, Pacific Coast maple, Western Maple
Some Typical UsesFurniture, accessories, and musical instruments
What's the Tree Like?A popular, fast growing decorative tree. Matures to about 60-90 feet in height and 30" in diameter.
2.83lbs /Bd. Ft.
Woodworking with Quilted Maple:
Ease of Finishing