Black palm is widely known for its distinctive speckled grain pattern and pleasing color contrast. Additionally, these blanks are crosscut along the length of the pen, which results in a stunning alternation of the porous end grain and speckled long grain. Black palm can be a challenge to turn, but these blanks are resin-stabilized, and with sharp tools, can form a stunning, one-of-a-kind pen. Blank measures approximately 5" long x 3/4" square.Technical Details:
- Wood is crosscut along length of pen.
- For a standard rip-cut black palm pen blank, see 20566.
- Black palm is dense and stringy, and therefore not recommended for novice woodturners.
- Blank measures approximately 5" long x 3/4" square