Quilted Maple

BOTANIC NAME: Acer saccharum marsh.
ORIGIN: North America
DESCRIPTION: Density 630-700 kg/m3. White with some reddish on the sapwood and heartwood is pale reddish brown colour. The figure becomes most pronounced when the board has been flatsawn.
RECOMMENDATIONS: Machinery ,sawing and sanding can be difficult. Suitable for steam bending. Easy gluing and finishing.
USES: Electric bass and electric guitar body tops.