Janka Hardness Scale: 1300
Origin: United States and Canada
Domestic hard wood
- Beech wood is usually only available in 2 grades because of its rarity.
- Select and better is color sorted with slight variations from yellows to tans. There are no knots, mineral streaks, or other surface defects.
- #2 Common, or Rustic grade, includes all of the character naturally found in the wood.