If you want the most durable and highest quality stretcher bars for your artwork, look no further. This is a 24” heavy duty BEST stretcher bar which is used with BEST cross braces. Created from high quality finger spliced pine, this stretcher bar is a great option for any artist who wants to preserve his or her work for several years to come. Designed to have 1/2” of space between the canvas and the stretcher bars to avoid “ghost lines” from showing up. These strong bars do not bow, and the edges are free from splinters. The finest stretcher bars available anywhere.