Utile / Sipo

"entandophragma utile"

UtileMedium red/brown, color consistent, very similar to Mahogany (Swietenia)

From:
Ghana, Cameroon, Congo, Central African Republic

Use:
Millwork, furniture, doors/windows, cabinets

Availability:
4/4", 5/4", 6/4", 8/4", 10/4"

Relative Working Properties:

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

 

Physical Properties:

Shipping Weight Janka Hardness
3.5-3.7 lbs per bft dry 1260 lbs @ 12% M.C.