Traditionally, cross-laminated timber is made from softwood, yet this project demonstrates the real potential for using tulipwood
, an abundant, relatively inexpensive and structurally impressive American hardwood.
The other major species exported were ash, white oak and and tulipwood
at volumes of 7,616 m 3 , 6,902 m 3 and 6,451 m 3 respectively.
Hogue has also pioneered the use of many exotic woods in off-the-shelf custom grips including goncalo alves, pau ferro, rosewood, kingwood, tulipwood
"The kitchen worktops are Forest Stewardship Council recommended and made from sustainable tulipwood
In sumptuous shades of tulipwood
, moss green or black and delicately trimmed with cut out lace, the popstar's new Glamour range of lingerie is the perfect gift to treat yourself and your beau.
(Liriodendron tulipifera), supplied by Rochester-based Morgan's Timber Yard, was used to clad this award-winning intervention in an east London community church.
Its best-seller is made from Tulipwood
and finished in any colour from the Farrow And Ball, Dulux or Sanderson paint ranges.
Various inlays of different timber include tulipwood
, kingwood, box, etc plus brass, gilt metal, tortoiseshell and so on as additional beautification.
Red oak, white oak, maple, ash, cherry and tulipwood
remain the most popular species.
In addition to micarta and assorted polymers and laminates, grips for the Bisley, for example, can be had in the following fancy hardwoods; coco bola, ebony, goncalo, kingwood, pau ferro, rosewood, tulipwood
, and walnut.
A 1924 Hispano-Suiza racer, built for French aperitif heir Andre Dubonnet, features a lightweight body constructed of varnished tulipwood
and held together by brass rivets.
1770-72, Thomas Chippendale (1718-79), ormolu-mounted satinwood, padouk, amaranth, tulipwood
and marquetry, 88 x 153.5 x 64cm.