Padauk Turning Stock 1 1/2" X 1 1/2" X 12" The Image shown is for display and may or may NOT be the actual piece shipped.
|Padauk (pah-DUKE) (African Padauk, Vermillion, Barwood)
||Typical Dry Weight:
||100-130 ft (30-40 m)
|Botanical Name (Latin):
||2-4 ft (.6-1.2 m)
Padauk is moderately heavy, strong, and stiff, with exceptional stability. It planes , moulds, turns, bores, sands, and carves well. It glues very well and can be brought to an excellent polish.
It’s a popular hardwood among hobbyist woodworkers because of its unique color and low cost
||Furniture, Cabinet Making, Fine Turning, Cutlery Handles, Chess Pieces
|Possible Health Risks:
||Sensitizer; most common reactions simply include eye, skin, and respiratory irritation.
||I have used Padauk often as an accent color on projects, I think it turns nicely, it sands and finishes well. It stands out nicely when used with Ash, Wenge. I am sure it will be used often as I continue building things in the future.
This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 05 September, 2017.