||Sugar Maple &l Rock Maple
||A very pale sapwood to a dark brown heart wood. The texture is very even and fine. Weight is medium to heavy. Density is hard.
||Plans and cuts easily with minimal chipping.
||Keeps a great edge and can be routed into profiles without any problems.
||Finishes to a superb lustre. Wax will not sink into the grain, so you're better off building up a surface finish.
||Furniture, cabinet making, interior trim, flooring & butcher blocks.
||One of the most commonly used New England hardwoods. Is always readily available in lengths, widths & thicknesses. The figured woods are in high demand and are usually more costly.