Euro Figured Sycamore: Figured Lumber
This sycamore is most often sourced from England. The curl in this species resembles the American Curly Maple. European-figured sycamore has a white sapwood and a curl going across the width of the board. Euro-figured sycamore can have streaks of heartwood but is most often sourced for its white color.
European-figured Sycamore is used a lot in architectural millwork and the music industry.
|Origin of Wood Type||Europe, primarily England|
|Botanical Name||Acer Pseudoplatanus|
|Avg. Weight Per BF||3.6 lbs|
|Color Range||White with occasional heartwood streak|
|Rarity / Availability||Common|
|Typical Avg. Width||5 – 12 inches|
|Typical Avg. Length||8 – 12 feet|
|Avg. Waste Factor||20%|
|Wood Uses||Woodworking, Furniture, Cabinetry, and Musical Instruments|
|Other Trade Names||European Maple or Euro Figured Sycamore|