I made it using straight-grained
mahogany, epoxy joints, and a linseed-oil finish for weatherproofing.
Mahogany is straight-grained
, reddish brown wood that is classified as durable and is resistant to fungus.
Still, black walnut's used on many American factory rifles, especially plainer, straight-grained
Knots alter the strength capabilities by replacing straight-grained
wood, which is considered to have ultimate strength qualities.
The wood is straight-grained
, easy to work but is not considered to be resistant to decay."
It wears attractive straight-grained
walnut, nicely checkered.
Chestnut was strong, straight-grained
and lighter than oak or maple.
The strips in vertical-grained panels are glued face to face to produce an even, straight-grained
In the wintertime, I split a 3-foot, straight-grained
section and leave it to dry by the woodstove.
Stocked in age-darkened, straight-grained
walnut, it has a pistol-grip butt and rounded fore-end, both moderately checkered.
, fine-textured wood is hard and strong.
An abundant, environmentally friendly, straight-grained
textured hardwood, poplar has challenged cabinet and furniture manufacturers to perfect sanding and finishing processes to produce a high-quality product.