Swiss Pear Rough Wood Board - 1" x 3" x 24"

Swiss Pear Rough Wood Board - 1" x 3" x 24"

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Weight: 46

Grain: Straight to sometimes wavy or irregular.

Figure: This wood has all the same characterisitics as Pearwood except it has been steamed to an even rose pink color.

Texture: The wood is remarkable for its extrordinary smoothness and even texture.

Properties: Excellent for carving, turning and milling. It can be cut with a sharp edge in any direction. Finishes to a polished surface. Pearwood can be stained black to resemble Ebony. Flexible and suited to bending.

Uses: Fine carvings, delicate fittings and turned objects. Also used for framing and hull timbering. The sapwood makes beautiful planking.