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maple of eastern and central North America having three-lobed to five-lobed leaves and hard close-grained wood much used for cabinet work especially the curly-grained form

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Among the 12 most exported species, only hard maple shipped in smaller volumes last year compared to 2013.
Hard maple and soft maple followed a similar price trend over both eras.
While only a section of the entire structure was showcased, visitors appreciated the beauty of Adam Khan's design, which incorporated American tulipwood and hard maple, and aimed to present a new vision of how and where one should spend their working lives.
The physical properties of some species, such as the oaks, hard maple, ash, walnut and hickory make them ideal for flooring.
This simple frame loom--made of hard maple and left unfinished--has a 15-inch weaving width, a built-in stand for upright use on the floor or a tabletop, plus durable, six-per-inch, plastic warp spacers for uniform warping.
In the better grades, red maple is substituted for hard maple, particularly for furniture.
Types of wood that should be in demand over the upcoming year include tulip wood, red alder and white and red oak, as well as other species such as ash, cherry and hard maple.
Snowsnakes are made from hardwood trees such as hickory, ironwood, hard maple, black walnut or cherry.
Along the fence line are red and white oaks, soft maple, and an occasional hard maple.
The columns are made from popular designer woods including red oak, hard maple, pine, cherry, redwood, mahogany and black walnut.
Cliver and Ak have already tested boards from hard maple, birch, beech, black cherry, basswood, butternut, and American black walnut.
Low-friction, segmented rollers can be substituted for hard maple slats in the collapsing frame to decrease friction.
PSE's 68-inch PSE/Jeffery Heritage Longbow features beautiful hard maple laminations throughout.
The distinct, flavorful taste of Jack Daniel's Tennessee Whiskey is crafted using a unique charcoal mellowing process during which whiskey slowly passes, drop by drop, through hard maple charcoal and matured in new handcrafted, white oak barrels.
For example, a hard maple veneer accepts a finish much differently than a softer oak veneer.