Thermally Treated Alder

Alder grows throughout Europe, Asia Minor, and North America. Alder lacks heartwood, and is a white sapwood that quickly reddens and darkens in open air. The rays and annual growth rings are thin and indistinct. The wood is soft with silk gloss. It is homogenous, fast-drying and easy to process. It is widely used in furniture manufacturing.

Janka hardness scale: 590

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