The AB Block is a staple for food prep in today's lifestyle. Made in the USA, this solid 24 in. x 24 in. x 10 in. thick maple block can handle heavy duty, professional culinary chopping, to the light slicing of recreational cooks. With John Boos Beeswax finish there are no worries about cutting or damaging the block surface, and the end grain construction will not dull knives. Revel in the delight of the AB Block. It is a must have butcher block that will last generations.