4586x1 Kiln dried Eastern Pine slab bar counter table. This slab has been discounted 15% for checking. Please Note: This slab has been discounted 25% for checking.
We are the largest supplier of large natural edge slabs in the country. Over 10,000 live edge slabs in stock.
We have slabs up to 75" wide, 23' long, and 8" thick. We carry nearly 50 species, including some exotics.Please feel free to reach out to us for more slab information - you may also find additional photos and details in our web site listing. 884 Ashley Falls Road PO Box 591 Sheffield, MA 01257.
Hours: M-F 8:00-4:30 EST Sat 8:00-Noon EST. Items are advertised locally and subject to prior sale.For the best results, start with the best wood! Why Our Slabs Are The Best. Our band sawmill can cut up to 70 wide and 40 long. Our chain sawmill can cut up to 108 wide. All of our live edge slabs are properly air dried for 1 to 5 years, then we finish drying them in one of our 2 custom vacuum kilns.
These custom computer controlled vacuum kilns produce very high quality drying of our slabs. After the slabs are dried, we sand them flat and clean up both faces. Berkshire Products was started in 1987 by Alan Zablonski, a former woodworking teacher, and his wife Joyce Vandemark. With an inventory of over 10,000 live edge slabs, we are sure you can find that perfect slab for your next project. Our slabs are stored in four huge buildings in vertical stacks for easy customer viewing if you are able to make the trip!Over the past nearly 30 years we have constantly modernized our equipment so we can produce the best possible kiln dried live edge slabs. Claro Walnut is found primarily in northern California. It can grow up to 5 or more in diameter. Heartwood can range from a light brown to a dark chocolate brown with dark brown streaks. The color can sometimes have a gray, purple, or red hue.
The sapwood is an off-white. Claro usually has varying degrees of burly or curly figure and its color is usually variegated. Rated as very durable in regard to decay resistance, but is susceptible to insect attack. It is very easy to work with assuming the grain is straight and regular; you may have tearout when using the planer if the grain is irregular.Claro glues, stains, and finishes well. Because of the high demand and limited supply for this beautiful species it can be quite expensive, especially in large sizes. Claro Walnut is a very stable wood making it ideal for making wide Nakashima style table tops and gun stocks.
It is also used to make various f. Urniture items, cabinetry, musical instruments, veneer, and turned items. Claro walnut is used as the root stock for growing English Walnut trees (the kind you eat).English Walnuts will not grow in California soil, so they are grafted to Claro Walnut. Slabs cut from these trees produce lumber with two types of wood and an interesting graft line. Furniture and tables make from this lumber make great conversation pieces.
Eastern White Pine is found in North and Central America, extending from Eastern Canada to the mountains of Guatemala. The sapwood is usually wide and is a white, creamy color. The heartwood is a light brown, sometimes with a red hue and brown streaks. The color tends to darken with age. Janka Hardness: 380 (very soft) Durability: Rated low in durability.
Weather Resistance: The heartwood is rated as moderate to low in decay resistance. Workability: Eastern Pine is one of the softer wood species; this makes it an easy wood to work with by both hand and machine tools. It dries easily and quickly. It does not turn well, extremely sharp tools are necessary if used to turn.
It glues and finishes well. Eastern White Pine has a wide variety of uses including furniture, millwork, carving, and boatbuilding.
The item "Eastern Pine slab live edge natural raw wood tabletop rustic custom table 4586x1" is in sale since Friday, April 7, 2017. This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Furniture\Tables". The seller is "berkproducts6mtc" and is located in Sheffield, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States.