Walnut is an all-around popular choice for woodworking. It has a fine texture and works extremely well with hand and power tools. Walnut is prized for use in furniture, cabinets, cutting boards, gunstocks, and a multitude of other projects. It is a popular choice for turning and carving as well.
Avg Dry Wgt : 38 lbs/ft3 (610 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 1010lbf (4493 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.56
Texture : Even, slightly coarse
Grain Pattern : Generally straight, can be wavy
Health Risk : Irritation to eyes and skin
Color : Dark brown with lighter streaks
Wood Type : Temperate Hardwood”