American Hard Maple Timber Cut to Size
From £11.20 inc VAT
American Hard Maple is a creamy white colour, interspersed with golden-brown grain patterning. Its stable nature and inherent strength make it a great choice for surfaces that see a lot of wear.
Order cut to size American Hard Maple smooth planed squared edge.
Best for: Furniture, Worktops, Shelving, Mouldings, Flooring
Good for painting: No
Alternatives: Ash, Cherry, American Oak
What can you use maple wood for?
Maple is great for cabinet making for high end pale styles and its hard durable properties make it ideal for guitars, snooker cues and bowling alley flooring.
Cut to Size / Planed American Hard Maple Timber
This is a hardwood which is noted for its extreme resistance to both ware and abrasion. It is also easy to machine and work, although pre-boring is necessary for nailing and screwing, and substantial shrinkage can occur during the drying process.
Ordering American Hard Maple Timber
American Hard Mapel Timber has a number of benefits for those who order it. Though the wood itself is strong, the heartwood is only slightly resistant to decay, but strongly resistant to preservation treatment, and the sapwood is vulnerable to attacks by common furniture beetles.
Frequently Asked Questions about American Hard Maple Timber
What can maple be used for?
American Hard Maple is used for Furniture, Flooring, Paneling, Kitchen Cabinets, Worktops, Table tops, Interior Joinery, Stairs, Handrails, Mouldings, Doors and many more.
How strong and durable is maple?
American Hard Maple is slightly durable and is resistant to heartwood decay. The sapwood is liable to attack by furniture beetle and the heartwood is resistant to preservative treatment, but Sapwood is permeable.
What are the physical properties of maple?
American Hard Maple is rather difficult to work, the timber can be stained, polished and glued satisfactorily, but it is hard to nail or screw athough these are held firmly.
American Hard Maple Tips
Typical lengths at Timbersource 2.4m and 3.7m
Typical Thicknesses at Timbersource (mm) 26, 32, 38, 50
Oiling Maple is effective when you wet cloth/brush on and dry cloth the excess off
Timbersource usually aims to dispatch orders within 5 working days for most requirements. We will endeavour to complete your order ahead of schedule.
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Delivery - Next working day delivery when you order by 12:00pm (please call +44 (0) 1373 469905 to ask if we can meet your timescale requirements)
**Subject to Stock availability and excludes Saturdays, Sundays, Bank Holidays and Christmas Periods.
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