Red Acrylic Stabilized Maple
In order to make this highly specialized wood, liquid acrylic resin is pulled through the wood under suction and then cured. Once dry, these ... READ MORE
In order to make these highly specialized blanks, liquid acrylic resin is pulled through the wood under suction and then cured. Once dry, these blanks utilize normally unusable/unstable wood, producing some of the most shockingly beautiful projects. The depth of color & amazing patterns possible with stabilized woods truly set these apart. Even the softest spalted wood can be stabilized producing blanks that turn exceptionally well and finish with speed and ease! For production purposes these blanks are unrivaled. One or more colors are often added, enhancing the wood even more.
Oregon Big Leaf Maple is slightly coarser than European or Eastern Hard Rock Maple and as so is somewhat harder to work. Despite this, the beauty of the wood easily overcomes any difficulties in working. Maple is a wonderful wood for those who seek a creative flare in their projects.
These pieces are the Highest grade maple selected, stabilized with Red color. Great for outdoor use, knife handles, etc. This wood takes a high polish. The boards weigh three times as much as regular maple due to the stabilization.
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