|African Mahogany |
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DESCRIPTION: Heartwood ranges from light to deep reddish-brown in color. Grain is straight to interlocked. Its texture is medium to coarse.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Africa
BOTANICAL NAME: Khaya Ivorensis
USES & WORKING PROPERTIES: Furniture, cabinetmaking, office, shop & bank fitting, boatbuilding, extensive use in laminates, plywood, veneers. Has good nailing, screwing & gluing characteristics. Stains & polishes to an excellent finish.
JANKA HARDNESS: 830