• Cherry Pen Blank CHERRY Cormark
  • Cherry Pen Blank CHERRY Cormark

Cherry Pen Blank

SKU #110814
MFR #WSS-CHPBLK

Cherry is known as being one of the best all-around woods for workability. It is stable, straight-grained, and machines well. The only difficulties typically arise if the wood is being stained, as it can sometimes give blotchy results—using a sanding sealer prior to staining or using a gel-based stain is recommended. Sapwood is common and may contribute to…

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Product Highlights

  • Wood Type: Cherry.
  • Latin: Prunus serotina.
  • Origin: North America.
  • Minimum Dimensions.  5-3/4” X 3/4” X 3/4″.

Description

Cherry is known as being one of the best all-around woods for workability. It is stable, straight-grained, and machines well. The only difficulties typically arise if the wood is being stained, as it can sometimes give blotchy results—using a sanding sealer prior to staining or using a gel-based stain is recommended. Sapwood is common and may contribute to a high wastage factor.

Specs

Wood Type Domestic hardwood.
Texture Has a fine, even texture with moderate natural luster.
Grain Pattern The grain is usually straight and easy to work—except for figured pieces with curly grain patterns.
Health Risks Breathing Cherry’s sawdust has been associated with respiratory effects such as wheezing.
Color Heartwood is a light pinkish brown when freshly cut, darkening to a medium reddish brown with time and upon exposure to light. Sapwood is a pale yellowish color.

 

Warning:  California Proposition 65

Shipping Information

  • Weight: .5 lbs
  • Dimensions: 9 × 11 × 1.5 in