3/4 Heavy Figured Birds Eye Maple, Unique Item # 4468

13/16" x 6-1/4" x 32-1/4"
1.39 bf

3/4 Heavy Figured Birds Eye Maple, Unique Item # 4468

$49.00 ea.

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3/4 Heavy Figured Birds Eye Maple, Unique Item # 4468

Birds Eye maple with heavy figure and a nice mix of color.
 
Why Choose Birds Eye Maple?

Figured with many small swirls resulting in circular eyes separate from each other - dubbed birds eye figure. Same species as typical hard white maple, yet featuring this distinctive figure. The wood is hard and heavy, very durable with a fine texture. Birds eye figure does pose problems with planing and some hand tool operations.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 13/16"
Width 6-1/4"
Length 32-1/4"
Quantity 1.39 bf
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About Birds Eye Maple (Acer saccharum)

Weight

3.67

lbs /Bd. Ft.
2.51% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1450

Janka Rating
12.40% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.68

Specific Gravity
6.25% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy /10
Red Oak

map of where Birds Eye Maple tree grows
Birds Eye Maple is a wood from North America

Figured with many small swirls resulting in circular eyes separate from each other - dubbed birds eye figure. Same species as typical hard white maple, yet featuring this distinctive figure. The wood is hard and heavy, very durable with a fine texture. Birds eye figure does pose problems with planing and some hand tool operations.

color of Birds Eye Maple
Color Range
Cream white to reddish brown.
the Birds Eye Maple tree
What's The Tree Like?
Produces sweet sap used to make maple syrup. Matures at heights of 90-120 feet with a trunk 24-36".
other names for Birds Eye Maple
Other Names
Hard maple, Rock maple, Sugar maple
uses for Birds Eye Maple
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, some cabinetry, high end pieces (furniture, interior trim and paneling, etc.) and fine accessories like jewelry boxes, desk clocks, etc.
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