Botanical Name: Roopola Brasillensis
This South American Lacewood is not to be confused with the European version (Plane). With its remarkable figure, Brazilian lacewood is used to create some distinct pieces of furniture, ornamental inlay and other decorative items. Excellent for turning fancy goods.
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||Heartwood is pink to reddish brown. Highly figured with a distinct small lacelike pattern that give it the "Leopard Wood" moniker. Straight grained with a texture that is fine to medium.
||Louro Faia, Leopardwood
||Works well with hand and machine tools. Tends to bind in saws and has a moderate blunting effect on cutters. Glues well. Stains and polishes to an excellent finish.
||Medium strength characteristics in most categories. An excellent steam bending wood due to low stiffness.