Slip Heart

A method of achieving an inverted V or cathedral type of springwood (earlywood) summerwood (latewood), plain-sliced (flat-cut) figure by joining two veneer components of similar color and grain. A cathedral type figure must be achieved by a single component in M grade; the split heart method is allowed in grades A and B. Each half of a split heart shall be subject to the minimum component width requirements for grade A and B faces.