This outstanding material has incredible color with a range of figure and burl! Live edges, checks, and inclusions are a part of what make this wood unique. Epoxy resin is recommended to fill these areas. Some wood slabs have a slight 1/16” to 1/8” bow or cup but most are perfectly flat. Planer skip may be present. Sapwood may contain pin holes. They have been vacuum kiln dried and surface planed on both sides. This Claro Walnut is ideal for dining tables, coffee tables, bar tops and just about any other DIY woodworking project that you can think of. There iare some minor checks on the live edge and bug holes present.