Honduras Mahogany veneer

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Characteristics of Honduras Mahogany veneer

Latin name:

Swietenia macrophylla; Fam. Meliaceae

Other names:

South and Central American Mahogany, Caoba, Acajou d`Amerique, Mara, Mogno, Aguano, Araputanga, Chacalte, Oriura, Bigleaf Mahogany, British Honduras Mahogany, Genuine Mahogany, Costa Rican, Brazilian, Peruvian, Nicaraguan M., etc. according to country of


rare, CITES listed specie of strong and dense wood, heartwood durable and extremely resistant to preservative treatment, straight grain with fine even texture, works easily with hand and power tools

Wood color:

freshly cut reddish brown to medium red, pinkish, yellowish or salmon red, with age darkening to a deep rich reddish-brown


Central and South America (Southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia and Venezuela into the Amazon basin to Northern Bolivia and Eastern Peru). ***Swietenia macrophylla is an endangered specie and may only be traded with CITES permit.***


high class furniture and cabinetry, boat interiors, pianos, mouldings, modelling, pattern making, carvings

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