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Wood Properties of Honeylocust

Honeylocust Amount of Figure
High

Honeylocust Amount of Natural Luster
Medium

Honeylocust Availability of Wood
Limited

Honeylocust Available As Lumber
Yes

Honeylocust Available as Veneer
No

Honeylocust Available only in small sizes
No

Honeylocust Bending Strength
High

Honeylocust Blunting of Tool Blades
Moderate

Honeylocust Botanical Name
Gleditsia triacanthos

Honeylocust Carving
Difficult to carve

Honeylocust Clear Finish or Varnish
Fair

Honeylocust Color of Wood
Red Brown

Honeylocust Contrast between growth rings
Ring Porous

Honeylocust Crushing Strength
High

Honeylocust Decorative Figure
No

Honeylocust Density
High

Honeylocust Drilling
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Fill before Finishing
May require a filler depending on the intended result

Honeylocust Gluing
Average - Requires control

Honeylocust Grain
Straight

Honeylocust Growth Ring Pattern Plainsawn
Well-defined or Conspicuous growth ring

Honeylocust Growth Ring Pattern Quartersawn
Noticeable or distinct growth ring stripe, ribbon or flake pattern

Honeylocust Hand Tooling
Somewhat difficult

Honeylocust Hardness
Hard, difficult to dent

Honeylocust Hardwood or Softwood
Hardwood

Honeylocust Harmful Properties
Non Toxic

Honeylocust Interlocked Grain
No

Honeylocust Kiln-dried Shrinkage
Moderate

Honeylocust Machine Tools
Somewhat Difficult

Honeylocust Mortising
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Movement after drying
Moderate

Honeylocust Nail Holding
Good- Nails are fairly difficult to pull out

Honeylocust Nailing
Fair - may require pre-drilled pilot hole especially near ends

Honeylocust Natural Durability
Moderately durable

Honeylocust Number of Knots
Intermediate

Honeylocust Painting
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Planing
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Polishing
Good

Honeylocust Pounds per cubic foot maximum
44

Honeylocust Pounds per cubic foot minimum
44

Honeylocust Reacts with Iron Fasteners or Hardware
No

Honeylocust Sanding
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Sawing
Moderate cutting resistance

Honeylocust Screw Holding
Good - Fairly difficult to remove screws

Honeylocust Screwing
Fair - May require pre-drilled pilot holes especially near ends

Honeylocust Shaping
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Size of Knots
Intermediate

Honeylocust Size of Pores
Large Pores - Open grain

Honeylocust Specific Gravity
Very high

Honeylocust Specific Gravity maximum
.67

Honeylocust Specific Gravity minimum
.67

Honeylocust Staining
Very good - Accepts a wide variety of types of stain

Honeylocust Steam Bending
Insufficient Data Available

Honeylocust Stiffness
Moderate

Honeylocust Surface Preparation for Finishing
No

Honeylocust Texture of the Wood
Intermediate

Honeylocust Toughness
High

Honeylocust Turning
Fair to Average

Honeylocust Weight
Heavy

Honeylocust Wood Defects
Check (or split)

Honeylocust Work Notes
Resin can clog cutters, use long pitched saw knives

Honeylocust Use for Boxes, Crates or Pallets
YES

Honeylocust Use for Carving
no

Honeylocust Use for Cooperage
no

Honeylocust Use for Decorative Veneer
no

Honeylocust Use for Flooring
no

Honeylocust Use for Furniture
no

Honeylocust Use for Handles
no

Honeylocust Use for Heavy Construction
no

Honeylocust Use for Inlay
no

Honeylocust Use for Interior Finish
no

Honeylocust Use for Light Construction
YES

Honeylocust Use for Marine Applications
no

Honeylocust Use for Marquetry
no

Honeylocust Use for Millwork
YES

Honeylocust Use for Models and Patterns
no

Honeylocust Use for Musical Instruments
no

Honeylocust Use for Novelties
no

Honeylocust Use for Secondary Furniture Components
no

Honeylocust Use for Shingles
YES

Honeylocust Use for Sports Equipment
no

Honeylocust Use for Turnery
no

Honeylocust Use for Woodenware
no





     
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