Chakte Viga ranges in color from a striking orange-red to a golden brown, and darkens with time. Despite its density, it is quite easy to work with sharp tools. Chakte Viga features a beautiful natural luster, and is often markedly iridescent once finished. Closely related to Brazilwood (used for violin bows), Chakte Viga has similarly excellent acoustic properties.Technical Details:Chakte Viga: (Mexican Pernambuco) Caesalpinia platylobaNative to: Mexico and Central America.Hardness: Chakte Viga is very hard; about twice as hard as white oak.Grain/Texture: Fine, even texture. Natural luster.Rot Resistance: Extremely rot-resistant. Sometimes used as fence post material.Workability: Machines well with sharp equipment. Occasional interlocking grain can result in tearout. Takes glue and finish well. Odor: Slight.
Add a regal touch to cabinets or interior moldings with this solid wood corbel. Richly carved with a scrolling leaf pattern, the corbel is available in a variety of hardwood species and arrives ready to finish.Technical Details 3-1/2" wide x 3-1/2" deep x 10" high Includes keyhole hanger recessed into back surface Available in hard maple, cherry, and alder Unfinished wood
At 2'' wide x 6'' long, these diamond abrasive bench stones are big enough for most knives, chisels and smaller planes. EZE-Lap diamond stones combine the highest quality industrial-grade diamond particles with a stainless alloy that is bonded to a precision matched metal substrate. The resulting sharpening surface measures about 72 on the Rockwell C hardness scale, and works with carbide, ceramic, tool steel, hardened materials and the newer stainless steels. This process produces top quality diamond abrasives at the lowest possible price. They are flat, extremely durable, and turn out consistently sharp edges with excellent finish quality. Includes non-skid rubber mat. Use for hunting and fishing knives, kitchen knives, woodworking tools, exacto blades, axes and moreDouble-sided—just flip the stone to change gradesFlat surface doesn't wear away—no need to reflatten the stonesLong-lasting, durable diamond abrasiveMade in USA