Black Walnut

Black Walnut

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Common names: Black Walnut

Scientific name(s): Juglans Nigra

American Black Walnut is the ultimate in luxury. A naturally small species that is in high demand throughout the world as a result of its visually appealing dark grey to brown heartwood framed by pale white sapwood. As a result of this species naturally small size we have searched far and wide to be able to offer live-edge slabs of up to 1.0mt width and 3.50mt length. Come visit us to find your statement piece.

Commercial Restriction: No

Wood Description:

Color Light pale brown to Chocolate brown
Sapwood clearly demarcated
Texture Medium
Grain Straight .

Physical Properties:

Avg. Dried Weight 38 lbs/ft3 or 610kg/m3
Specific Gravity 0.51 to 0.61
Janka Hardness 1,010 lbf or 4,490N
Modulus of Rupture 14,600lbf/in2 or 100.7 Mpa
Elastic Modulus 1,680,000 lbf/in2 or 11.59Gpa
Crushing Strength 7,580lbf/in2 or 52.3Mpa

Natural Durability and Treatability:

Funghi Very Durable
Dry wood borers Non-durable
Treatability Permeable
Use Class, by natural durability Durable
Termites Non-Durable