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Big Leaf Maple (Burly Figure)

Big Leaf Maple (Burly Figure) sample image
(representative sample)

Burly Maple is one of our top-selling figured woods, valued by woodworkers across the country for its versatility, unique beauty, and the pleasure it brings to work with it.

As you may know, a burl is created when a tree grows in an unusual way to compensate for stress, injury, insects, fungus, or viruses.

Our Burly Maple is prized for its bud-like pins, scalloped edges, and medium density. Its high-figure appeals to turners, sculptors, and furniture makers alike. However, burl often challenges the creative and technical skills of both novice and experienced woodworkers. Les says, "Keep your fingers out of the way!"

The Burly Maple turning blanks and slabs in our inventory are excellent for bowls, pens, frames, trim, veneer, inlay, tables, furniture, and more. They are usually slightly darker in color than plain maple wood and show plenty of patterns.

We also carry Burly Maple caps. These pieces come in all sizes and shapes and have a flat bottom and a rounded natural top. They are great for the inventive woodworker.

Big Leaf Maple (Burly Figure) Products

Note: our wood products are sold with no guarantee of moisture content.
Send us an email or call (800) 556-3106 with any questions or to request more specific photos of a piece.

New Products

MB 5A022018: 5" x 5" x 2"
MB 5A022018
10A121216: 10" x 10" x 4"

Woodturning Bowl Blanks Woodturning Bowl Blanks

10A121216: 10" x 10" x 4"

Specialty Turning Blanks

MB 5A022018: 5" x 5" x 2"
MB 5A022018

Burl Wood Burl Wood

MB 6J012318: 6" X 6" X 2.75"
MB 6J012318

Woodturning Platter Blanks Woodturning Platter Blanks

MB 5F010218: 5" x 5" x 2"
MB 5F010218
MB 6B010218: 6" x 6" x 2"
MB 6B010218

Other Projects

MB 5K010218: 5" x 5" x 2" Exceptional
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