American walnut 52 mm
|Wood type||American nuts|
|Woodworking||Fine sawn - sawn / rough|
|Length||185 to 395cm|
Origin and quality
Houtimport v.d. Hoogenhoff imports the - mostly edged - American walnut directly from the United States. It is also called walnut, walnut or walnut. This type of wood is generally easy to process and is therefore frequently used in the furniture industry. Here it is processed into exclusive furniture, but also into tabletops or worktops, for example. Solid walnut is a beautiful, dark brown wood with a luxurious appearance.
The durability of a wood species is determined by assigning it a grade from 1 to 5, with grade 1 representing "very durable" and grade 5 representing "not durable. The indicative life span of a wood species indicated by this rating represents "the resistance of the heartwood of wood species to adverse conditions.
The durability class of walnut:
3 for the heartwood: "Moderately durable," with an indicative life span of 10 to 15 years.
5 for the sapwood: "Not durable," with an indicative lifespan of up to 5 years.
Features of walnut
The veined heartwood of American walnut is warm dark brown and has less color variation than European walnut. Sometimes it even has a purplish glow. The wood often has a straight grain and then can be worked well. However, it can also have a wavy grain. While that makes it a little more difficult to work, it does create a beautiful, varied pattern. American walnut is a very solid wood that does not splinter. This type of wood is great for a luxurious finish.
Stock of walnut
Thanks to our large storage facilities, we are able to supply almost any specification of walnut from stock. At the bottom of this page you will find an overview of all sizes we have in stock. If the size you need is not listed here, please contact us.
In addition to walnut, we also supply oak beams and European oak, Yellow poplar and ash. Everything directly imported and in stock.
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