Ready to sand lightly, paint and install on sofas, easy chairs, beds, desks and shelves.
With a subtle taper on all four sides, the Durham leg retains lightness and grace without sacrificing its sense of solidity. The larger sizes are scaled for more substantial rooms and furniture.2-3/4" Width x 29" Length.
The classic American blonde, Hard Maple features creamy white sapwood with a reddish cast, and rugged durability. The wood has an exceptionally fine, even texture, and tight pores that yield an excellent finished surface. These thin boards are machined to 3/4" thickness, eliminating wear and tear on your planer. You won't have to worry about chipout, which is difficult to prevent when planing thin stock. Thin boards are ideal for edging, veneering, inlay, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock, bent laminations and whatever else your imagination can dream up!Tree: May reach a height of 70 to 120 feet, with a 24 to 36 inch diameter trunk. Sapwood Color: White with a reddish cast.Heartwood Color: Uniformly pale reddish brown or light tan. Grain: Usually fairly straight, but can also be curly or wavy. Sometimes exhibits decorative figuring like bird's eye, maple burl, blister, leaf, and fiddleback.Texture: Very fine and even.Working properties: Due to hardness, tools must be kept very sharp.Carving: Responds well to carving tools.Steam bending properties: Fair.Strength Properties: Very high bending strength. Resistance to compression parallel to the grain is high. Hardness is rated as medium. It is heavy, and resists denting and marring. Hard Maple can be up to 25 percent harder than Soft Maple.
This all-in-one woodburning kit combines a woodburning tool, folding stand, storage case w/dividers, 11 interchangeable points and lead-free solder into a handy locking storage case that hangs on the wall. Woodburning tool heats to 950° for quick, sharp burns, and features a comfortable rubber grip with a temperature dial on the 5' cord.Features: Uses: woodburning, leather crafting, soldering, stamping, paper crafting, hot knife cutting, pattern transferring, embossing, stencil cutting, personalizing. Universal Point: Great for all fundamental woodburning techniques. Flow Point: Half-spherical tip burns curves, dots, dot-shading and cursive writing. Shading Point: Broad, spade-like tip creates beautiful side shading and large area shading with a very light touch. Calligraphy Point: Write basic calligraphy style lettering, shaping and burning techniques. Tapered Point: Cuts intricate designs with ease in a variety of materials. Great for cutting stencils. Soldering Point: Use with lead-free solder (included) to join metal. Hot Knife Point: Hot razor cuts and shapes a variety of materials. Transfer Point: Transfers photocopies of black and white laser and color laser images onto surfaces. 3 Stamping Points: Circle, Square and Star Points can be used separately or together to create interesting patterns and borders on multiple surfaces.