Also known as Caribbean rosewood due to its color and density, but is not a true rosewood variety.
Recommended for experienced turners.
Wood typically has some variations in color. The wood is predominantly reddish brown, but frequently contains streaks of burgundy, orange, yellow and/or black as well.
This species is moderately dense. Grain is typically straight, but may occasionally contain light figure.
Sands to a very high lustre, finishes easily, and is stable when dried.
This wood can vary quite a bit in color from piece to piece.
Please note: Kiln dried woods may vary in thickness by up to .25".
Kiln dried to 6% moisture content
End grain sealed in wax to maintain moisture content
Protective wax seal guaranteed for 30 days Guaranteed defect-free (Full quality standards listed below) All orders fulfilled within 2 business days Shipments fully insured against loss and damage
Surfaces planed to display wood grain
Thickness may occasionaly vary by up to 1/4".
Will not contain soft rot, wane, cracks or pith
Solid knots up to 1/8" are allowed
Contains at least 80% heartwood
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