Properties / Facts
Fine, uniform grain, high shrinkage rate and seasonal movement, good for turnery
1,730 lbf (7,700 N)
originated in Central Asia, (between Western Asia and former Soviet Union).
introduced range is most preferable cool temperate zones. Eastern and Central North America.
Modern / Specialty Uses
smoking/cooking, turnery, small carved objects, tool handles
Manning Rare Woods, apple, Furniture Department