GG Joinery offers American Poplar tulipwood furniture panels
Our full stave wood panels are constructed from wide planks of American Poplar Tulipwood that run the full length of the worktop to ensure maximum durability and strength throughout years of constant use. We offer full stave tulipwood panels in the following widths: 350mm, 400mm, 500mm, 600mm, 800mm, and 900mm. If the sizes do not match your requirements fill in a form for Custom Sized Boards or send us your cutting list. Our email address can be found here.
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All Tulipwood panels are sanded to a 120 grit finish.
Our tulipwood panels 25mm thick are perfect for making furniture.
Tulipwood is easy to work with and finishes a fine smooth surface. It takes nails without splitting and takes paint very well. Ideal for making furniture, kitchen cabinets, doors, and panelling.
American Poplar Tulipwood
Eastern United States
Heartwood is light cream to yellowish brown, with occasional streaks of grey or green. Sapwood is a pale yellow to white, not always clearly demarcated from the heartwood. Can also be seen in mineral stained colours ranging from dark purple to red, green, or yellow, sometimes referred to as Rainbow Poplar. Colours tend to darken upon exposure to light.
Poplar typically has a straight, uniform grain, with a medium texture. Low natural lustre.
Heartwood is rated as being moderately durable to non-durable, and susceptible to insect attack.
veneer, flooring, boatbuilding, furniture, cabinetry, musical instruments (piano pin blocks), plywood, and turned objects.
510 kg/m³ average
Easy to work, and finishes a fine, smooth surface. Takes nails without tending to split, and glues well. Can be stained or painted, and holds hard enamel finishes excellently.