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cherry
Origin of Wood Type:
USA & Canada
Botanical Name:
Prunus Serotina
Specific Gravity:
.50
Avg. Weight Per BF (?):
4.00 lb/bf
Color Range:
Pink - Red - White (Sap)
Rarity / Availability: (?):
Readily Available
Typical Avg. Width:
4" to 15"- rarely up to 60"
Typical Avg. Length:
8' to 12' feet - rarely up to 16'
Avg. Waste Factor (?):
30%

Wood Uses:

Fine Furniture, Cabinetry, Architecural Millwork, Guitar Building / Instrument making, !
lumber Grades (?):

Common 1 & 2, Select and Better, FAS, Flitch, Figured (curly), Veneer, Guitar Sets, Premium,

Other Trade Names:

Sweet Cherry, Pennsylvania Cherry, Wild Cherry

Description:

Pennsylvania Cherry is considered to be one of the finest North American hardwoods. .

Note: All pictures of boards that appear wet, have been wiped with denature alcohol to help show natural color. We use denature alcohol because it evaporates and does not effect the moisture content of the wood. Also, please keep in mind that the pictures below are only examples of the wood and not actual products available for sale. Please check our Internet Store or the Flitch and Log Set Inventory for actual products for sale for this species.

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