Botanical Name: Microberlinia Brazzavillensis
Zebra wood is an African hardwood that epitomes the word exotic. WIth distinctive striping, woodworkers have used this exotic hardwood in plenty of high end applications. From conference tables, to exotic furniture.
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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 is a golden-yellow with dark brown to black streaks. Quartered surfaces have a zebra-stripe appearance. Grain is interlocked or wavy and produces alternating hard and soft grained material. Texture is coarse with a lustrous surface.
||Zebra Wood, African zebrawood, Allen ele, Zebrano, Zingana, Amouk
||Easily workable with hand and machine tools. Alternating grain structure makes achieving a good machine finish difficult. Gluing is satisfactory with care. Finishes well when filled.
||Low to medium bending strength (13900 psi) and crushing strength (7750 psi). Used primarily for decorative purposes where strength and mechanical properties are unimportant.