Typically considered to be easy to work, can be found from lighter pale brown to dark chocolate brown with darker brown streaks.  

Please refer to The Wood Database for detailed information on this species.  

Black walnut has been reported as a sensitizer.  Please refer to Wood Allergies and Toxicity and Wood Dust Safety for more information

Common Name(s) Black Walnut
Scientific Name Juglans nigra
Distribution Eastern United States
Tree Size upto 37m tall, upto 0.6m trunk
Janka Hardness 1,010 lbf (4,490 N)
Average dried weight (12% MC) 38 lbs/ft3 (610 kg/m3)
Density (specific gravity at 12%MC) 0.61
Modulus of Rupture 14,600 lbf/in2 (100.7 MPa)
Modulus of Elasticity (MOE) 1,680,000 lbf/in2 (11.59 GPa)
Crushing Strength 7,580 lbf/in2 (52.3 MPa)
Shrinkage Radial: 5.5%, Tangential: 7.8%, Volumetric: 12.8%, T/R Ratio: 1.4

Black Walnut

  • Product Code: Black Walnut Stabilized
  • Availability: Out Of Stock
  • $38.50

  • Ex Tax: $35.00

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