Genuine Mahogany

CITES listed specie

Yellowish when fresh, turns reddish brown with exposure

From:
Peru, Bolivia, Guatemala, Belize, Mexico

Use:
Millwork, doors/windows, furniture, veneer, musical instruments, turnery and carvings

Availability:
Readily available in 4/4", 5/4", 6/4", 8/4", 10/4", 12/4" and 16/4"

Relative Working Properties:

Machining Resistance to
Splitting in Nailing
Resistance to
Splitting in Screwing
Gluing
Easy Easy Easy Easy

 

Physical Properties:

Shipping Weight Janka Hardness
3.0-3.5 lbs per bft dry 800 lbs @ 12% M.C.