A premier power carving stock, ours is cut “below the water line” by an experienced carver and logger. Great for detailing and texturing, cream to light tan in color. (Nyssa aquatica) Southeast United States. Larger blocks are sawn to +/- 1/4" of size listed, smaller blocks +/- 1/8". Spindle stock (1-1/2" - 2") dimensions are +/- 1/8". Grain runs with the longest dimension.
Clear white woodGrinds in any direction without fuzzingGreat power carving stockTupelo is preferred by most of the world champion wildfowl carvers in the U.S. and in Canada
Due to the nature of wood movement, shrinkage and expansion are possible. Please measure each piece carefully before starting any project.
Wood is a product of nature, and as such, no two pieces are alike to start with, while the same wood growing in different locales can vary greatly even though it is the exact same species.
Thin Stock. The thin stock is cut to size from quality, kiln-dried stock. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.
Carving and Turning Blocks. Blocks are sawn to +/- ¼" of size listed.
Plywood. Sizes are nominal. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.