Rating of Gunstock Blanks
The classification of different qualities of caucasian walnut is based upon the color and structure of the wood. For the maximum grading and qualifying of the walnut gunstock blanks there must be a pleasant balance between structure, color and contrast.
While there is no standardized grading for beauty in fine woods, the following criteria should assist you in understanding the types of products available.
We produce six qualities:
Simply the Best ! Unique pieces. Both sides with rich texture and grain.
A perfect balance between structure, color and contrast.
Rich grain and contrast in butt of stock.
Grain and contrast predominantly in butt of stock, cloudy.
Grain and contrast predominantly in butt of stock.
Sturdy stock with straight color formations.
A good, even stock with normal grain.