Buckeye Burl, Aesculus californica, is one of the most interesting species we carry
Buckeye Burl (Aesculus californica) is an unusual species.
Colors range from blue-black to golden whites with a nice mixture in between. Buckeye is a very difficult and expensive wood to mill.California Buckeye is one of seven types of buckeye tree in North America.
Buckeye Burl is one of our most dramatic woods. The sapwood in our Buckeye Burl tends to be creamy, yellowish, or somewhat darker, and the heartwood is white to blueish-gray ,Black— a most desirable color.Each piece has its own unique and intriguing color, figure and burl.Buckeye Burl from California Exotic Hardwoods. California Buckeye is one of seven types of buckeye tree in North America. There are also related trees in many countries . Buckeye burl is highly prized for the beautiful pattern of burleyes, swirls and other figure.Buckeye can produce a very nice finish,Mostly guitar builders .
Buckeye burl is an unusual species and finish products are spectacular. buckeye burls easily stabilized and double dyed .some wood workers call them BUCK EYE. below image a buckeye burl guitar tops book match tops .
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Buckeye Burl is a soft, lightweight wood with a fine grain that works well with hand tools.Buckeye can be carefully dried without stabilization, but the wood will be very lightweight . It is challenging to bore, shape, or turn Buckeye with machine tools, but if you can manage,all burl wood is covered by bark. below pictures of live edge slabs of Buckeyeburls . we have seen some turned pieces that are spectacular.Small buckeye burls stabilized squares is very famous and popular.
Buckeye Burls , image below .LIVE EDGE slabs of BUCKEYE BURLS. Quilted buckeye we call them .
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Buckeye Burl is primarily a root .The color spectrum on these pieces ranges widely from blacks and blues to pinks and reds. Get your hands on this gorgeous wood before it’s gone.Buckeye is used for furniture, artificial limbs, signs, containers, decorative items, guitars ,musical instruments and more. Buckeye can be carefully dried without stabilization, but the wood will be very lightweight.
buckeye burls , for stabilization. live edge burls pieces.
what is burl wood ?
It is valued and sought after by artists, furniture makers and sculptors. Burl woodcan be found in many tree species and is used in making furniture, different types of veneer, inlays, turning wood, gun stocks, music wood, and other household items.table tops , Live edge slabs , wood working projects , Stabilizing, Stabilized ,
We get the burls in whole and mill them right here at our facility into anything from guitar blanks to turning squares. Most pieces have wonderful burl and swirling grain patterns mixed with blue/grey, black & golden color contrast. Buckeye can produce a very nice finish.All pieces have either natural incursions or bark edges that must be worked around. It is useful to stabilize pen blanks.
Buckeye is a light-weight but firm-textured wood that is very desirable for carving. The pores are the smallest of any of our hardwood lumber species. The tree typically has a wide sapwood which stains easily.
HERE Is the youtbe video Buckeye Burl. he pulling from mountains. please click the youtube link below
https://youtu.be/iQ5uofagZo0 .Buckeye burl is highly prized for the beautiful pattern of burl eyes, swirls and other figure.Spalting of the wood transforms it from the off white color to a mixture of off white with grey blue or purple. Ambers and other colors sometimes also occur. Buckeye can be carefully dried without stabilization, but the wood will be very lightweight.
A burl or bur or burr or burls ,BURLS is a tree growth in which the grain has grown in a deformed manner. It is commonly found in the form of a rounded outgrowth on a tree trunk or branch that is filled with small knots from dormant buds.but buckeye burls see like this .Buckeye Burl grows throughout most of the eastern US and in California on the Buckeye tree. It is relatively soft and light in weight. The Burl is incredibly beautiful – containing burl clusters, amazing color variation, and great character.
A burl results from a tree undergoing some form of stress, buckeye burls grow beneath the ground mostly . CALIFORNIA EXOTIC HARDWOODS Company that sells high-quality figured burl wood such as buckeye burl.Buckeye grows from 30 to 70 ft (9 to 21 m) high and up to 2 ft (0.6 m) in diameter. It grows best in rich moist soil along the banks of streams and in river bottoms and mountains .
Colors can range from golden yellow to brown with blackish-blue and even red accents. It is highly sought after for a wide variety of turning projects as well as knife handles and guitars.
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ORIGIN : NORTH AMERICA
WOOD TYPE : Domestic Hardwoods
TEXTURE : Fine and Even
GRAIN PATTERN : BURLS, highly figured
COLOR : Black, Brown , Yellow ,Grey ,dark colors
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various burls come and go all the times from our warehouse ,from full burls, to slabs to turning blocks and pen blanks ,we can custom mill suits your needs .Our stock is some of the cleanest on the market,. give us a call today to see whats’s currently in stock at 714.929.1234
If you need a large or unusual piece of Buckeyeburl
Let us know what size you would like, we have Large whole Burls & Burls slabs as well. we are providing top quality buckeye burls to custom to custom guitar makers ,knife makers ,custom pen turners and many others from around the world .
Buckeye Burls from California luthier Supplies and California exotic hardwoods . We are located in Anaheim,California ,USA . Please call us on 714.929.1234 .We open our shop Monday to Saturday. Call us and come in to check out our new inventory.
buckeye burl guitar tops being used by our customer more Youtube video below
We supply exotic lumbers and Burls in wholesale prices from California. We do Exports exotic wood , lumber , live edge slabs and Burls . If you interested to sell us lumber or any exotic woods .
Please call us or reach us via our website. www.californiaexotichardwoods.com . And our other website www.caluthiersupplies.com . Call us . We supply live edge slabs , coffee table , Burls , lumber, wood working exotic woods , Burls caps , etc . We also supply dimension lumber . Some of our wood list follows , teak, Mahogany, Rosewood , cocobolo, african Blackwood , buckeye burl , Redwood , walnut ,swamp ash , tamarind, koa , Cherry Burls ,sycamore, mappa burl , ebony ,black palm,Chechen ,snake wood ,makore ,Wenge ,monkey pod , all other kinds of Import lumbers
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