Cherry is an excellent all around wood. It can be easily machined and planed to smooth, clean surfaces. Its qualities produce clean sawing, turning, drilling and sanding. It is excellent for mouldings, mortising and other millwork. It accepts stains and all types of finishes without issue. It has good glue, nail and screw strength qualities.
Furniture, cabinets, flooring, veneer, paneling, mouldings, turnings, carvings, musical instruments, high-class joinery, boat interiors, interior finishing, woodenware, medical instruments, tobacco pipes, handles, novelties and plywood.