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Sycamore - Platanus occidentalis

Sycamore also has very distinct ray flecks present on quartersawn surfaces—giving it a freckled appearance.  Sycamore has a fine and even texture that is very similar to maple. The grain is interlocked.  Common uses include veneer, interior trim,  furniture, and tool handles.


​Origin:  Eastern United States

Janka Hardness:  770 lbf (3,430 N)

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