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It is true that sapwood will not resist decay as long as heartwood, if both are untreated with preservatives.The Mechanical Properties of Wood|Samuel J. Record
Sapwood, as a rule, shrinks more than heartwood of the same weight, but very heavy heartwood may shrink more than lighter sapwood.Seasoning of Wood|Joseph B. Wagner
The wood is heavy, not strong, heart light red, sapwood yellow.American Forest Trees|Henry H. Gibson
It tends to fill with gums, resins, pigments and other substances, but otherwise its structure is the same as that of the sapwood.Studies of Trees|Jacob Joshua Levison
In elm, ash, and hickory the sapwood is sometimes considered better than the heart.Woodworking for Beginners|Charles Gardner Wheeler