Red Gum also known as river gum and Murray red gum. Red Gum has a fine and even texture. The heartwood has vibrant colors that range from pink to reddish brown. The sapwood is clearly differentiated from the heartwood. The wood can contain glue pockets, so pretreat before gluing or finishing.
Color ranges from pink to reddish brown
Fine, even texture
3" x 6" x 6"
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.