Western Maple, sometimes called big leaf maple, broadleaf maple, or white maple is pale pinkish-brown in color. There is very little color distinction between heartwood and sapwood. A popular wood for turnery, musical instruments, and wood ware utensils.
Avg Dry Wgt : 34 lbs/ft3 (545 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 850lbf (3781 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.55
Texture : Fine
Grain Pattern : Typically straight
Health Risk : Allergic, asthma, dermatitis, rhinitis
Color : Pale, pinkish-brown
Wood Type : Temperate Hardwood