"This was my first experience with ordering wood online, and honestly I was somewhat skeptical. That ..." - Ian (more)
LATIN: SPIROSTACHYS AFRICANA ORIGIN: EASTERN AFRICA
Tamboti is a heavy, strong, dense exotic wood. It has an oily nature, making sanding difficult, but does polish well and can be varnished. It is a popular wood for turning and furniture.
See what other customers have created. View all photos
Fine to medium
Generally straight, can be wavy and interlocked
Dust can be extremely harmful to the eyes
Golden-brown to dark-brown with darker streaks
Exotic Wood Blanks: Below you will find stock sizes of Tamboti exotic wood blanks. To view all of the available sizes of Tamboti please click the "All" link below.
Hand-Pick Exotic Wood Boards: What you see is what you get! Browse our ever-changing selection of Tamboti exotic wood boards and hand-pick the one that suits your needs!