Sapwood is creamy white. Soft maple has a straight grain, and is not as lustrous as hard maple.
Machinability: Machines easily with most tools. It is best to pre-drill before screwing. Stains and polishes very well.
Density: Specific gravity of .54
Thickness: 4/4, 5/4, 6/4, 8/4, 10/4
Grades: Sel. & Better, Select, 1 Com.