Common Name(s): Cherry, Black Cherry, Wild Black Cherry, or Wild Cherry Characteristics: Cherry is chosen for its fine uniform texture. It has straight grain and is reddish-brown in color with the occasional appearance of gum spots. Cherry is moderately dense, stable, has good working properties and finishes to a glass-like smoothness. The heartwood is particularly durable and has good resistance to decay. Common Uses: Cabinets, Carving, Flooring, Furniture, Millwork, Mouldings, Musical Instruments, Turnings Table Dimensions: 16" (Length) x 11.25" (Width) x 0.75" (Depth) Dowel Dimensions: 1.25" (Diameter) x 15.5" (Length) Average Weight: 3 lbs. — 7.7 oz.