Purpleheart Pen Blank 5-Piece
Central and South America purpleheart (peltogyne). Medium to hard wood with tight, fairly straight grain with moderate to coarse texture. Bright purple when cut, darkens to brownish purple with...
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- Purple color
- Hardwood with fairly straight grain
- Turns well
- Finishes well
- Purpleheart, 3/4"x 3/4" x 5" (5 pc.)
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Woodcraft of Parkersburg, WV is planning a wood turning event using purpleheart blanks for pens which will go to Purple Heart Medal recipients to benefit US military personnel.
As a thank-you gift for service to their country, Woodcraft sent handcrafted wood pens to 4,840 sailors serving aboard the USS George H. W. Bush.
If left in a sunny place Purpleheart darkens and looks great! If your turning tools are not sharp it's easy to burn.