Honduran Rosewood

Honduran Rosewood Lumber

Honduran Rosewood Lumber

Botanical Name: Dalbergia Stevensonii

Honduran Rosewood is expertly turned into the fingerboards on banjos, guitars and mandolins, as well as percussion bars for xylophones, harp bodies, and expensive picture frames.

Buy Honduran Rosewood lumber for sale from Advantage Trim & Lumber Company.

Description: Heartwood color can vary from pinkish to purple-brown with irregular black markings. Grain is straight to slightly wavy with a medium to fine texture.
Other Names: Nogaed
Origin: Central America
Working Properties: Difficult to work on either hand or power tools with a medium blunting effect on cutters. When planing area that has interlocked or wavy grain, a reduced cutting angle is recommended. Pre-drilling required for nailing. Oily specimens may experience gluing or finishing problems. Care must be taken to achieve a good finish.
Mechanical Properties: Denser and tougher than Brazilian Rosewood. This wood is too heavy for bending.
Janka Hardness: 2200

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

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