Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
CharacterNice orange color that deepens with age and exposure. Moderately hard but a joy to work despite a slight odor when working. Similar to Birch in hardness, workability, and texture.
Color RangeBright orange to deep russett
Other NamesPaela, Fernambuco
Some Typical UsesFurniture, inlay, flooring, turnings, small parts, etc.
5.41lbs /Bd. Ft.
2750Janka Rating (?)
0.82Specific Gravity (?)
Woodworking with Chakte Viga:
Ease of Finishing