Cherry (Chilean) is 79% as hard as Red Oak (990 on the Janka scale vs. 1260 for Red Oak).
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Cherry (Chilean) shows a fine graining and texture with an appearance similar to North American Cherry.
Cherry (Chilean) demonstrates an average level of stability, similar to Red Oak.
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- Color Change (photo-sensitivity)
Cherry (Chilean) exhibits a medium degree of color change over time, first darkening to a medium pinkish-red color and then ambering slightly.
- Color Range
Cherry (Chilean) is found in colors ranging from light tan to pale pink. Lower grade Chilean Cherry can feature cream or gray streaking.