Great piece of wood!
Posted August 19, 2014
While I haven't started a project with this piece yet (1/2 X 3 X 24) I wanted to say it is beautiful wood. I've never been disappointed with any wood purchase from Rockler. They always send me straight boards and the wood is very nice. They keep me coming back for more.
I purchased 1/8 x 3 x...
Posted December 27, 2012
I purchased 1/8 x 3 x 24 yellow heart for a table top inlay project. Color is gorgeous and quality of the wood is excellent.
I decided to make a wood...
Posted December 17, 2011
I decided to make a wood model of a 1934 Stearman biplane. I made 3 previous models using maple. I decided to try making a model using yellow heart wood from Rockler. I had never used yellow heart before. The yellow heart machined well, but did have an unusual odor. After 4 rounds of 220 grit sanding and polyurethane, it gave a really nice looking yellow finish...as you can see in the photo.