Cypress Turning Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"

Cypress Turning Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"

$5.00 ea.

1-4 $5.00 ea.
5+ $4.50 ea. (10% off)
Tip: mix or match for your best price! Details

Cypress 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.

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About Cypress (Taxodium distichum)

Weight

2.75

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-23.18% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

510

Janka Rating
-60.47% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.42

Specific Gravity
-34.38% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 3/10
Red Oak

map of where Cypress tree grows
Cypress is a domestic wood from North America

Very distinct leafy grain. Annual rings combine soft, open-meshed spring wood, and hard, close-grained summer wood. Strong and light, very durable and naturally resistant to decay. Soft, easy to work, sand and finish.

color of Cypress
Color Range
Pale yellow to yellowish red, often salmon-colored.
the Cypress tree
What's The Tree Like?
A large tree usually 100-120 feet tall with a trunk diameter up to 60". An aquatic tree preferring very wet, swampy areas.
other names for Cypress
Other Names
Baldcypress, Cypress, Pond cypress, Red cypress, Southern cypress, Yellow cypress, Louisiana red cypress, White cypress, Gulf cypress, Swamp cypress, Tidewater red cypress, Black cypress, Buck cypress, Cow cypress.
uses for Cypress
Some Typical Uses
Outdoor application, furniture, boat building, fences, patio furniture.

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