Over the years I have used all types of Stabilized wood to make knife handles and guitar pickups., This laminated eucalyptus Wood is the hardest I have used. Machines, grinds and finishes easily.
The color is a light coffee.
Thickness average is .45 inch
Length 3.95 inches or just under 4 inches in length.
Width is 1.45 inches just under 1 1/2 inches wide.
Though eucalyptus has the appearance of an exotic or reclaimed hardwood, it also has all the green benefits of rapidly renewable material reaching full mass every 14 years. Additionally, harvesting eucalyptus doesn’t kill the tree. The trimmed segments simply regrow, in place, eliminating habitat and soil degradation and erosion.
Rapidly Renewable Hardwood. Drought-Tolerant / Grows Globally. Natural Termite & Insect Repellent Properties. One of the most green and renewable materials in the world. Eucalyptus also has the added ability to adapt and thrive in some of the driest environments across the globe which can help reduce water consumption and transportation requirements.