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Soft Maple (Acer Saccharum) is a medium to large size tree that originated in North America. Soft Maple wood has sapwood that is grayish white in color and heartwood that has a brown to dark reddish brown color. Soft Maple wood is generally straight grained. Soft Maple wood is only about 75% as hard as Hard Maple wood. However, Soft Maple has average bending and crushing strength, but has above average steam-bending properties. Soft Maple lumber can be stained and polished to an excellent finish. Some uses for Soft Maple lumber include cabinet making, furniture, molding, paneling and turnings.
Cook Lumber Company has the capabilities to provide large quantities of Soft Maple lumber to companies worldwide while complying with all national and international lumber laws.