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LATIN: PERICOPSIS ELATA ORIGIN: WEST AFRICA
Heavy, dense wood with medium stiffness and resistance to shock loads. Bending and crushing strength are high, but it can distort when steamed. Glues well, and takes an excellent finish.
Medium to fine
Straight to slightly interlocked
Skin and eye irritation, may effect lung function.
Deep orange-brown to brown
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