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LATIN: DALBERGIA RETUSA ORIGIN: CENTRAL AMERICA
Cocobolo is an exotic wood native to Mexico, Panama, Costa Rica, and Nicaragua, and is favored for custom pool cues, fine furniture and cabinetry, inlays, and musical instruments. The wood is very durable and strong, with a fine texture. It is extremely beautiful, ranging in color from dark red to reddish brown, with an irregular grain pattern. Cocobolo has fantastic working characteristics, making it a favorite for turning and carving, and finishes very smoothly.
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Fine and even
Sensitizer, skin irritation from dust, dermatitis, nausea, bronchial asthma, nose and throat irritation, wheezing
Streaks of red, orange and yellow along darker bands
Exotic Wood Blanks: Below you will find stock sizes of Cocobolo exotic wood blanks. To view all of the available sizes of Cocobolo please click the "All" link below.
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