"The wood was of very high quality, with high figure and nice long pieces. ..." - Malcolm (more)
LATIN: PELTOGYNE PANICULATA ORIGIN: CENTRAL AMERICA, NORTHERN SOUTH AMERICA
Purpleheart is an exotic wood with mechanical properties of the wood are reported to lie somewhere between those of Greenheart and Oak. It is reported to have exceptional tolerance for shock loading. Purpleheart is reported to be highly desired by hobbyists and craftsmen who use the hard heavy wood in small projects.
Varies - Straight to wavy to interlocking
Dust can cause nasal inflation, nausea
Exotic Wood Blanks: Below you will find stock sizes of Purpleheart exotic wood blanks. To view all of the available sizes of Purpleheart please click the "All" link below.
Exotic Wood "Project Packs": Each Purpleheart exotic wood project pack contains a specific amount of lumber. A variety of sizes are available and are highly popular among woodworkers. If you would like to see our current lumber prices, please click the "All" link below.
Hand-Pick Exotic Wood Boards: What you see is what you get! Browse our ever-changing selection of Purpleheart exotic wood boards and hand-pick the one that suits your needs!