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DESCRIPTION: Color is pink to reddish brown & is highly figured with a distinct small lacelike pattern. Grain is straight with a fine to medium texture.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: South America (Brazil)
BOTANICAL NAME: Roopola Brasillensis
WORKING PROPERTIES: Works well with hand & machine tools. Glues well, stains & polishes, with care, to an excellent finish.
USES: Furniture, cabinetmaking, joinery, light construction, paneling, ornamental inlay & decorative uses. Excellent for turning fancy goods.
JANKA HARDNESS: 840