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Spanish Cedar (CITES II)

Botanical Name: Cedrela odorata

Source Region: African Plantation Sourcing

Common Uses: Veneer, plywood, cabinetry, musical instruments, boatbuilding and humidors

Interior Application: Yes

Exterior Application: Yes

Working Properties:

Its color is light pink to reddish brown with straight grain and medium texture. It is easy to work with but needs sharp tooling to prevent fuzzing. Extra sanding may be required.

Numeric Values:

Specific Gravity: 0.47

Janka Hardness: 600

Weight: 2.8 lbs/BF

Product Specification

Grades: Select & Better

Thickness: 4/4 - 12/4

Grain Sorts: Mixed

Widths: 4" and wider

Truck Loadablity: 17,000 BF

Lengths: 6' and longer

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