Thursday, May 23, 2013

Kingwood (Dalbergia Cearensis)

Status: Secure and available.

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Found in Brazil to Central America, these members of the Fabaceae family (Dalbergia) can grow to 30-60 feet in height and 2 feet in diameter. .

Color is dark purplish brown with pale sapwood.

Fine texture, machines well and turns well.  Specific Gravity: .98-1.2. Avg. Dry Weight:  75 pounds per cubic foot.

Used to make: Inlays turnings etc.

Kingwood (Dalbergia Cearensis)

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