|Nogal/Peruvian Walnut |
DESCRIPTION: Heartwood is dark brown with blackish streaks with a straight to wavy grain & coarse texture. An exceptional hardwood.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: South America (Peru)
BOTANICAL NAME: Juglans Neotropica
WORKING PROPERTIES: Works easily with hand & power tools,
joints hold perfectly, nails & screws easily. The finish is clean. Polishes to a very good finish.
USES: Furniture & cabinetmaking, musical instruments, turning, carving, sporting goods, decorative veneer, plywood facing & marquetry.
OTHER NAMES: South American Walnut
JANKA HARDNESS: 1080