Butcher Block Hickory

Custom butcher block from hickory wood

Specs

  • Thickness:
    • Available from 3cm (thickness of stone countertops) up to 5-1/2" thick with standard being 1-3/4" thick. Staves run the full length of the top and are approximately 1-5/8" wide.
  • Finishes: Rubio Monocoat, butcher block wax or polyurethane (matte or satin).
  • Edge Profiles: All listed here and custom edges. 

Characteristics

  • Will have both light and dark sections.
  • A beautiful wood but is prone to checking. End checks are not structural and should not stop you from using hickory but it is something to be aware of.
  • Typically available in lengths up 14'.
  • Changes little with age.
  • 1820 on the Janka Scale.
  • Grown in North America.