Species: White Soft Maple
Common Names/Species: Maple, Red maple, Scarlet maple, Soft maple
Scientific Name: Acer rubrum
Description: Resembles Hard Maple being closed-grained but much softer. Easily worked. Turns and planes well. Does not require fillers to achieve a glass smooth finish. Accepts finish and paint well.
Common uses: Architectural Millwork, Furniture, cabinets, a good general purpose hardwood
Sources: Eastern United States
lbs/BF (dry): 3.03