Woodcraft Woodshop - Basswood 1/2" x 3" x 24"
Basswood (Tilia americana) is fine, straight grain material with an even texture and little contrast between early and late wood. Creamy white in color and lighter in weight than the related...
- 1/2" x 3" x 24"
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.
Pieces was slightly cupped and had to put through my planer to true up, no problem.....
Basswood Teaching Aids
I use these as teaching aids for my chip carving classes. They have great grain for learning to carve many different designs and for making finished projects, too.
Perfect. Just what I wanted.
The size is perfect for cutouts to add to my carvings.