African Mahogany Lumber
Botanical Name: Khaya Ivorensis
African Mahogany wood is available for woodworkers or anyone else who wants to try their hand with African hardwood lumber. This exotic hardwood has a wonderful red to auburn color palette and is used to create exceptional pieces of furniture, cabinets, and musical instruments.
Buy African Mahogany lumber for sale from Advantage Trim & Lumber Company.
All hardwood lumber is sold by the board foot. A minimum order of 100 board feet for online orders is required. All orders will be fulfilled with random length and width boards. Do you need custom sized boards? Please call 1-877-232-3915
||Heartwood color ranges from light to deep reddish-brown. Grain is straight to interlocked with a medium to coarse texture.
||Akuk, Benin, Lagos or Degema Mahogany, Krala, Mangona, Munyama, Mbaua, Mbawa, Mkangazi.
||Easy to work with both hand and power tools with a moderate blunting effect on cutters. Cutting at a low angle is advised to avoid tear out. Good nailing, screwing and gluing characteristics. Polishes and stains to an excellent finish.
||Medium crush strength(6460 psi). Low stiffness and resistance to shock. Bending (10735 psi)strength is low and can result in buckling and/or fiber rupture.