American Hard Maple

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Durability: Non-durable
Colour: Light
Sizes available: 25, 40, 50 mm

Trade Name:  American Hard Maple
Botanical Species: Acer saccharum
Other Names:  Hard or Rock Maple
Country of Origin: U.S.A. & Canada
Air Dry Density: 740kgs/m³
Durability: Non-durable
Strength:  SD4
Seasoning: Dries well with little degrade.

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Hard maple is strong, heavy, hard, straight grained with a fine texture.
The colour is cream with fine red/brown bands.
Working Qualities: 
Rather difficult to work.
Reduction of cutting angle to 20° assists the finishing operation.
It can be stained, polished and glued satisfactorily but is hard to nail or screw.
Flooring, high-class joinery, boat interiors, musical instruments and sporting goods.
Product Attributes:
Hard strong timber.
Pale cream with fine red / brown markings.
Veneers available.
Straight grained with a fine texture.
Stains and polishes satisfactorily.   
Product Limitations:
Can be difficult to work.
Random widths.
Hard to nail or screw.
American grading rules appl