The american cherry has a darker colour than the European cherry and it weighs less. The heartwood goes from dark red to reddish-brown. There are small resin pockets.
Specific weight: dried 560 kg / m³
Elasticity: 10.274 MPa.
Hardness: 4226 N
Texture: from fine to very fine.
Drying: easy if dried slowly.
Gluing: difficulty with fast and hot glues.
Nailing and screwing: easy.
Finishing: no big difficulties.
Interior furniture, interior doors, parquet, decorative veneers.
||Square edged, unedged