Walnut crotch wood veneer heartwood is light gray-brown to chocolate brown color. Grain is usually straight but can be irregular.
Common Uses for Walnut Crotch Wood Veneer: Acoustic panels, architectural panels, millwork and fine furniture, as well as yacht and aircraft interiors.
Other Names: Black Walnut, American Walnut.
The Tree: A native North American tree, reaching heights of 100-120 feet, with trunk diameters generally between 2-4 feet.
A Little History: Historically used for gun stocks, furniture, flooring, paddles, and a variety of other wood products. This wood is incredibly popular among woodworkers because of its cooperative working characteristics. Stable, shock resistant, and strong.
Region: North America