True to its name, purpleheart boasts vibrant purple heartwood, and a fine, satiny texture. Initially a dull brown, it takes on its brilliant tone shortly after the wood is cut. The sapwood is creamy, pinkish cinnamon. It has exceptionally high bending and crushing strength, is dimensionally stable,…
Showcase your talent for turning with an Acrylic Acetate Pen Blank! Easy to turn and buffs to a nice finish. Choose from several colors for a unique blank that gives your pen its own personality. Blank measures approximately 5-3/4" L x 3/4" square.
Also known as "Pau Ferro," Bolivian Rosewood features a deep, chocolate brown tone with hints of purple, interlaced with even darker brown or black growth lines. A dense, but easily worked species native to Central and South America, it has a scent reminiscent of Walnut. The grain varies from straight…
…popular choice for musical instruments and fine decorative pieces. It showcases gorgeous grain patterns and a myriad of reddish brown tones with purple veining. These thin boards are machined S4S to 1/8" and 1/4" thicknesses, eliminating wear and tear on your planer. You won't have to worry about chipout…
…an excellent hardwood for cabinetry and fine furniture. Reddish orange when freshly cut, it matures over time to a bright red with darker red and purple streaks. It is hard, heavy and extremely resistant to rot, and makes one of the most durable hardwood floors available. It is easily worked, takes…
Inlace Acrylester is a semi-translucent plastic that exhibits a remarkable irridescent shimmer. It is available in a huge variety of colors, each with a unique pearlescent pattern and amazing visual depth. Acrylester turns much like acrylic and can be polished to a gleaming finish. Each blank…
Inlace Acrylester semi-translucent pen blanks have a pearlescent quality that will give your finished pens great depth when viewed in the light. Acrylester turns much like acrylic. Blanks are 3/4" square x 5" long.
…African Blackwood will take an exceptional polish and threads extraordinarily well. The heartwood is dark brown with bold, black streaks and hints of purple, while the sapwood is creamy white. Despite being very hard, it tools easily with minimal tear out. These turning blanks are available in an assortment…
…woods, Kingwood is now most highly prized for its turning characteristics. It has a characteristic dark violet brown tone with varied stripes of purple, and develops a warm patina as it ages. It is very hard and heavy, has a naturally bright luster, fine texture, and polishes to a glistening sheen…
With great workability and fine polishing properties, acrylic acetate is a spectacular pen-turning material. These blanks feature rich coloring and a beautiful swirling design, along with excellent density and improved working properties.
The fine grain, deep red color and attractive dark speckling of Red River Gumburls have made them a favorite choice for decorative turnings and sculpture.The wood is also strong, durable and termite resistant. These turning blanksare available in a range of sizes for small bowls, platters, carvings,…
…popular choice for musical instruments and fine decorative pieces. It showcases gorgeous grain patterns and a myriad of reddish brown tones with purple veining.
Curly Honduras Mahogany has a beautiful combination of dark and light bands of pink and purple browns. Cuts nicely without chipping and is ideal for many woodworking applications.
Also known as "Pau Ferro", Bolivian Rosewood features a deep, chocolate brown tone with hints of purple, interlaced with even darker brown or black growth lines. A dense, but easily worked species native to Central and South America, it has a scent reminiscent of Walnut. The grain varies from straight…
For a pen that will truly stand out among its wooden peers, turn your next barrel out of Purpleheart. The brilliant purple color with subtle, smooth grain patterns beneath will yield breathtaking results!