Your cartThere are no more items in your cart
Spalted Birch wood for lathe
1 ItemsLast items in stock
- Botanical Name: Betula Pendula
- Commercial Names: Birch wood, Bedul
- Origin: Europe
- Density: 640-670 Kg/m3
- Description: It has black grains due to the fungus that penetrates the wet wood but this process is interrupted once the wood is dried. Ideal for lathe and knife handles.
Wood that contains natural waxes that make this wood waterproof. This wood that has a medium hardness, has a bending resistance when it has a natural drying. It is ideal for lathe and carving.
- Wood Description: The color varies from yellowish white to white orangish. The sapwood does not differ from the heartwood. The fiber is straight and the grain is fine. Its appearance can change due to the Agromyza carbonaria insect action. The wood’s sheet that are obtained from the trunks that have been attacked by this insect, are highly appreciated.
- Recommendations: The machining does not present problems, but has a tendency to form a fluff of fibers and dull the tools which is normal.
- Drying: It should dry quickly since it is susceptible to be degraded by the fungi attack.
- Uses: Turning and sculpture, furniture and high-quality carpentry.
- Spalted Birch Wood
Customers who bought this product also bought:
Wood for Lathe
Botanical Name: Pyrus Domestica Commercial Names: Pear wood Origin: Europe Density: 690 Kg/m3 Description: Very popular in Europe, used for lathe and carving It has a light color, a straight fiber and a fine grain. It presents a greater resistance than the Oak despite of having a less density. It is popular for woodturning. Click here to choose the...
Wood for Lathe
BOTANIC NAME: Guibourtia spp. COMMON NAMES : Bubinga ORIGIN: Gabon DESCRIPTION: The Bubinga wood is hard and heavy. It has a fine grain and a high gloss finished. The Bubinga lumber works well except for some points that have resin. Some Bubinga tree trunks have uneven and pronounced grains, that make it a spectacular wood for lathe and carving as well...
Wood for Lathe
BOTANIC NAME: Juglans nigra COMMON NAMES: Black walnut, American Walnut. ORIGIN: United States and Canada. DESCRIPTION: American Black Walnut wood has moderately thick texture. It is an excellent lumber to work in lathe and carving. The waxes accentuate the dark color of the Black Walnut wood, it has very marked grains and its color is very uniform. Click...
Board and Log Leftovers. Ends, Trimmings and Pieces with small Defects. Botanical Name: Juglans nigra Origin:United States and Canada. Density: 550-660 kg/m3 Description: It has its peculiarity in its sprouts of different sizes and shapes that make this wood very attractive. Drying must be done slowly and in places without humidity to avoid...
Wood for Lathe
Botanical Name: Fagus Sylvatica Commercial Name: Beech Origin: Europe Density: 710 Kg/m3 Description: It hasblack grains due to the fungus that penetrates the wet wood but this process is interrupted once the wood is dried. Ideal for lathe and knife handles. Click here to choose the size
Dimensions: 115x65x65 mm Botanical Name: Dalbergia frutescens Origin: Brasil Density: 970-1040 Kg/m3 Quality: These pieces are not classified by qualities and are included within a medium standard of quality, in other words, when we select them we reject the cracked pieces, with serious defects, or broken or useless ones. Therefore, we will always find...
Dimensions: (825/860x125/140x4 mm)x2 Botanical Name: Acacia Melanoxylon Origin: Africa, Asia, South America. Density: 640kg/m3 Description: Very easy to work with. The Acacia has the sharpness and clarity of a fine Rosewood, but with all the warmth, thick tone and lightness of Mahogany. Its definition of individual note has a magnificent separation, with...
Wood for Lathe
Botanical Name: Prunus Domestica Commercial Names: Plum wood Origin: Europe Density: 610-630 Kg/m3 Description: Soft wood, with uneven grains, reddish yellow or brown color, used in cabinetmaking and turnery, as well to make knife handles. Click here to choose the size
Double-compound epoxy system – Water effect (composed of 500 g of resin and 300 g of catalyst) high performance for coated application (1mm) and casting from 1,5 cm of thickness. Clear epoxy resin is perfect for DIY, wood, artisans, jewellery, floor, art objects, molding, artistic creation, outdoor flooring, artistic road surface, ceramic floor, boats,...
Natural oils 100% ecologic Environment y health friendly. 0% toxic emissions (0% VOC) Application tutorial Description: Protects and colours your wood in one single layer Natural Oil Finished is a product of the newest generation which colours your wood and protects it in one layer. The combination of the oil (A) and the accelerator (B) guarantees a...
Quantity: 500ml. Description: A tough, easy to apply oil which has wax dissolved into it for a harder-wearing surface. The oil is virtually clear and builds easily to a high gloss finish.Especially useful for applying to large areas where a tough finish is needed, such as furniture etc. Also used extensively on turnings. Flammable product. Airfreight...
Sharpening, Sandpapers, Abrasives and Polished
Pack: of 80 – 120 – 180 – 240 – 320 grit of each Description: These high quality abrasives, extremely flexible and hard wearing, can be folded without shedding abrasive.Both feature a long lasting aluminium oxide abrasive grit which stays sharp longer than many other abrasives, giving more cutting time. The abrasive is resin bonded to the backing to...
Natural oils 100% ecologic Environment y health friendly. 0% toxic emissions (0% VOC) Application tutorial Description: Rubio® Color Base is an oil-based pre-colour, which always needs to be used in combinationwith Varnish, which provides colouring and protection. Just like the other RubioMonocoat oils, the Rubio Color Base works according to our...