1-5/8" Wide Figured Cherry Slab, Unique Item # 4435 Cherry

1-5/8" x 16-3/4" x 50-3/4"
11.80 bf

1-5/8" Wide Figured Cherry Slab, Unique Item # 4435 Cherry

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1-5/8" Wide Figured Cherry Slab, Unique Item # 4435 Cherry

Absolutely gorgeous cherry slab with decent figure and an impressive width.
 
Why Choose ?

Cherry has no rivals that are as easy to work, fine textured, strong and regal in color. It's highly rated in all working properties including wood bending and turning. Cherry's color ages to a richer, rusty red brown with any clear finish.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1-5/8"
Width 16-3/4"
Length 50-3/4"
Quantity 11.80 bf
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About (Prunus serotina)

Weight

3

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-16.20% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

660

Janka Rating
-48.84% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.54

Specific Gravity
-15.62% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 3/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy /10
Red Oak

map of where tree grows
is a wood from North America

Cherry has no rivals that are as easy to work, fine textured, strong and regal in color. It's highly rated in all working properties including wood bending and turning. Cherry's color ages to a richer, rusty red brown with any clear finish.

color of
Color Range
Reddish brown with a golden luster. Freshly cut cherry is often very pale, but the wood oxidizes to its famously favorable rich brown red in time.
the tree
What's The Tree Like?
Reaches heights of up to 100 feet, about 80 feet average, with a tall trunk of about 24" in diameter.
other names for
Other Names
Black cherry, Capulin, Cherry, Chisos wild cherry, Choke cherry, Edwards Plateau cherry, Escarpment cherry, Gila choke cherry, Mountain black cherry, New England mahogany, Plum, Rum cherry, Southwestern chokecherry, Whiskey cherry, Wild black cherry
uses for
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, cabinets, joinery, intarsia, veneer, interior millwork, small accessories
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