Woodcraft Woodshop - Maple, Curly 1/4" x 5" x 24" Dimensioned Wood
Curly maple is not actually a species, but simply a description of a figure in the grain. Curly maple occurs most often in soft maples, but is also seen in hard maples. The heartwood is typically a...
Item 131481Model PAR MC057
Item 131497Model PAR MC055
Item 160755Model Maple 1/4x5x24
Item 127343Model PAR MBE056
Item 131480Model 3/4" X 5" X 24"
Item 50W03Model PAR MPL024
- Attractive grain pattern
- Linear wave figure
- Easy to work
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Guysville, Ohio, resident Myron “Pete” Hart not only plays the mandolin, he makes them as well. The good-humored lead singer of The Hart Brothers band, formed in 1979 with brothers Heamon “Tib” Hart and Arman “Sam” Hart, Pete is a sought-after luthier in addition to being a talented musician and vocalist.
The board had a series of knots with light showing through, and was not very curly. Someone had to pick the piece and I'm surprised they didn't throw it away.
I got these 1/4" pieces to use as edge-banding for a file cabient. Figure was outstanding. Very flat, nicely square, good edges as well. Had enough left over to make a top veneer that looks outstanding. Expensive if you think in board-feet, but saved a lot of time.