Choose language
EN English
DK Dansk

Search specie:


Maple, American

Maple wood is durable and heavy. It is strong and moisture resistant and therefore ideal to withstand years of wear and tear. American Maple is pale in colour and has natural swirls and twists in the wood grain. It can easily accepts any type of stain or paint.

American Maple can be used for eg furniture, including intarsia, floors, moldings, toys, utensils, musical instruments, doors and kitchen utensils, etc.

See our profile and product catalouge on sawn wood here

Facts Maple, American

Botanical name: Acer saccharum
Origin: North America
Weight: about 650 kg/m3
Moisture Content: 8-10 %
Janka hardness: 1450
Modulus of rupture: 54 MPa
Bending strength: 560
Modulus of elasticity: 12.62 GPa
Shrinkage: 14,7


If you have any questions relating to wood, quality or orders, or if you wish to learn more about Global Timber’s products and services, please feel free to contact us, either by telephone or send your inquiry by e-mail.

Global timber