Sapele Turning Blanks
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Local Pickup can be selected at checkout if shipping is not required.
These Sapele Turning Blanks are great for making bottle stoppers, bottle openers, carving as well as leg, handle and spindle stock. All our turning pieces are inspected & come defect free.
Available Thicknesses: 1-1/2in | 2in
Available Lengths: 6in | 12in | 18in | 30in
Sapele works well with both hand and machine tools. It carves, planes, stains and sands very well. Interlocking grain can tear, using a reduced cutting angle is advised.
* Contact Us if you need custom sizing, we are happy to meet your project’s needs.
Sapele Turning Blanks
Sapele Turning Blanks have heartwood that is pink but darkens to a red-brown or purple-brown on exposure. The sapwood is clearly defined and is white to pale yellow. Its grain can be wavy, with a fine texture. Figure can be found with ribbon and regular stripe on quartersawn stock.
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* Carving and Turning Blanks maybe sawn up to +/- ¼” of size listed. These Sapele Turning Blanks are intended for turning on a lathe. They may not be perfectly square and could vary slightly in length and width. If you have specific requirements please contact us or place instructions in the order notes box at checkout.
6", 12", 18", 30"
All stocked items will ship or be ready for will call 1-2 business day after purchase. Multiple purchases can be combined for lower shipping rates. Please contact Cherokee Wood Products for shipping quotes to AK, HA & Canada. Additional charges apply for shipping to PO Boxes & APO/FPO/DPO. Please contact Cherokee Wood Products for more details. We reserve the right to change shipping carriers to provide you the lowest shipping rate available. You may provide your own carrier. For over sized loads and large quantities please contact Cherokee Wood Products Customer Service for the most accurate shipping rate. Contact Us
Hardwood LumberFollowing UPS guidelines we can ship up to 150lbs per package with outside dimensions equal or less than: Length (in) + 2x Width (in) + 2x Height (in) = less than 130" • For orders that exceed the above can be shipped in multiple packages for small volumes or can shipped via Freight carrier contact us for freight shipping quote & volume discounts.
Hardwood & MDF Mouldings• Following UPS guidelines we can ship up to 150lbs per package with outside dimensions equal or less than 98″ x 8″ x 8″. Orders under 300ft will be shipped in multiple packages. • For orders of 300ft or more they will be shipped Freight in your choice of 8′ or 16′ lengths contact us for freight shipping quote & volume discounts
PlywoodFollowing UPS guidelines we can ship up to 150lbs per package with outside dimensions equal or less than: Length (in) + 2x Width (in) + 2x Height (in) = less than 130"
We can cut down sheets to meet the above guidelines to the sizes of your choice. Please place cut sizes in order notes, we will contact you to confirm your order. • For orders that exceed the above can be shipped in multiple packages for small volumes or can shipped via Freight carrier contact us for freight shipping quote & volume discounts.