American Black Walnut varies in colour from rich chocolate-brown to a purplish-black. Its grain is coarse but with a fine texture.
The sapwood is usually narrow, and pale brown in colour, the heartwood varying in colour from rich chocolate-brown to a purplish-black. The wood has a fine even texture and a rather coarse grain, and weighs about 660 kg/m3 when dried.
The timber is moderately hard, tough, strong and is easily worked. It finishes well and takes an excellent polish.
Block Size is 32mm x 50mm x 150mm