Curly redwood slab as a guitar billet, knife handles, pool cues, wood turning, craft woods etc. Note the blank is not 3'' thick but 2.75''. Dead for 100 years and dry. Let it sit for a month to acclimate to your area.Cut 22 x 18 x 2.75'' thick. Let me know if there is anything i can do for you. I have hundreds of these billets. This item is made of curly redwood.