Birdseye maple is a rare and mysterious characteristic found in hard maple. There have been theories as to how Birdseye maple forms, but no scientific evidence has been presented to verify the true roots of its existence. The one-of-a-kind figure is sought after in all cultures by a multitude of woodworkers, craftsman, and artists. Birdseye maple is excellent for custom pool cues, musical instruments, furniture, and small items such as jewelry boxes due to its unique and amazing figure.
Avg Dry Wgt : 45 lbs/ft3 (720 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 1450lbf (6450 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.72
Texture : Even to fine.
Grain Pattern : Straight to wavy.
Health Risk : Dust can affect lung function.
Color : Pale, darkening toward the heart and with distinct red-brown latewood lines.
Wood Type : Temperate Hardwood