Black Walnut is a very popular domestic hardwood for woodworking projects. It’s one of only a few domestic woods that has a naturally dark color, and it also has good shock resistance and strength properties.
Some common uses for Black Walnut include: furniture, cabinets, gunstocks, interior paneling, veneer, turned items, and other small wooden objects and novelties.
2. TECHNICAL DETAIL OF WALNUT WOOD
Common Name(s): Black Walnut
Scientific Name: Juglans nigra
Distribution: Eastern United States
Tree Size: 120 ft (37 m) tall, 3 ft (1 m) trunk diameter