The 5040 is a very versatile baluster that is often used in contemporary designs. The sleek design of the straight taper is a beautiful addition to any wood stair case. The 5040 wood baluster is available in lengths of 34, 36, 38, and 41 inches. Woodstairs offers nearly two dozen wood types to choose from including red and white oak, hard and soft maple, poplar, and walnut. Other 1 1/4 inch pin top baluster options include the 2011 Regency taper top, 5015 Colonial Pin top, 5035 Taper top and the 5200 Hampton pin top wood baluster. If you want a larger 1 3/4 inch wood baluster with a simple design check out our 2015 Taper top wood baluster.