Macassar Ebony Lumber
Botanical Name: Diospyrus Celebica
Macassar Ebony grows in countries which line the Indian Ocean. This far reaching exotic hardwood is great for turning and is used to create beautiful walking sticks, decorative inlay, musical instruments, billiard cues.
Buy Macassar Ebony wood 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 dark brown to black with greyish-brown, yellow-brown or pale brown streaks. Straight grained with some areas showing irregular or wavy patterns. Fine and even texture.
||Indian Ebony, Coromandel, Tendu, Temru, Timbruni, Tunki
||From Madagascar to the Philippines
||Difficult to work with hand or power tools with a severe blunting of cutting edges. Pre-drilling is required for nailing. Gluing is difficult. Takes an excellent finish.
||A very heavy, dense, and hard wood. Heartwood tends to be brittle, and this species is used mostly for decorative purposes, where strength properties are of minor importance.