• Kingwood Pen Blank KING Cormark
  • Kingwood Pen Blank KING Cormark

Kingwood Pen Blank

SKU #110821
MFR #WSS-KINGWOODPBLK

Tends to be difficult to work due to its high density. Kingwood has a moderate blunting effect on cutters, and tearout can occur during planing if interlocked grain is present. Can be difficult to glue due to natural oils and high density. Turns very well and takes a high polish….

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$5.99

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Product Highlights

  • Wood Type: Kingwood.
  • Latin: Dalbergia cearensis.
  • Origin: Brazil (and occasionally from Mexico).
  • Minimum Dimensions.  5-3/4” X 3/4” X 3/4″.

Description

Tends to be difficult to work due to its high density. Kingwood has a moderate blunting effect on cutters, and tearout can occur during planing if interlocked grain is present. Can be difficult to glue due to natural oils and high density. Turns very well and takes a high polish.

Specs

Wood Type Exotic hardwood.
Texture Fine, uniform texture and a high natural luster.
Grain Pattern Grain is usually straight; occasionally interlocked.
Health Risks Although severe reactions are quite uncommon, Kingwood has been reported as a sensitizer. Usually most common reactions simply include eye and skin irritation, as well as pink eye.
Color Heartwood is a dark purplish or reddish brown with darker black streaks. Sapwood is a pale yellow.

 

Warning:  California Proposition 65

Shipping Information

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