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Mahogany Genuine Characteristics
woodworking characteristics

Mahogany Genuine Wood Characteristics

Ranks among the finest cabinet woods. Exceptionally stable and clear with a natural luster. Moderately coarse texture. Requires filling to achieve a class smooth surface but accepts virtually all finishes with ease. Widely praised for its response to hand tools, power tools, and all woodworking procedures.
color of Mahogany Genuine

Color Range

Yellowish brown to reddish or orange brown.
other names for Mahogany Genuine

Other Names

Acajou, Acajou Amerique, Aguano, Belize mahogany, Big leafed mahogany, Bigleaf mahogany, Caguano, Cao, Caoba, Caoba de Atlantico, Caobilla, Chiculte, Cobano, Gateado, Honduras mahogany, Mahogany, Mara
uses for Mahogany Genuine

Some Typical Uses

Furniture, cabinets, guitars and other musical instruments, interiors, boat building, pattern making, trim, entry doors, stairs.
the Mahogany Genuine tree

What's the Tree Like?

The pride of South America, this tree grows to over 150 feet with trunk diameter over 72'' above large buttresses. The Mahogany Genuine tree grows in Central and Tropical South America; Bolivia, Brazil, Belize, Nicaragua.
map of where this wood grows
Weight

2.58

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-27.93% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

801

Janka Rating (?)
-37.91% softer than red oak(1290 lbf)
Density

0.59

Specific Gravity (?)
-7.81% less dense than red oak(.64)

Woodworking with Mahogany Genuine:

General Workability
Good 3/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 4/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 3/10
Red Oak

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Mahogany Genuine Hardwood Sample
Mahogany Genuine Hardwood Sample
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  • Width: Ripped to 3''

$10.00 /ea.

Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Lumber
Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Lumber
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4.52
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Would recommend this product.
  • Width: 4''-10'' with the edges still rough. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (above with order).

$12.99 /Bd. Ft.

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Mahogany Genuine 6/4 Lumber
Mahogany Genuine 6/4 Lumber
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  • Width: 4''-10'' with the edges still rough. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see below).

$13.99 /Bd. Ft.

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Mahogany Genuine 8/4 Lumber
Mahogany Genuine 8/4 Lumber
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4.889
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Would recommend this product.
  • Width: 4''-10'' with the edges still rough. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see below).

$14.99 /Bd. Ft.

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Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet of Lumber
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5
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Would recommend this product.

Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 3''-8'', with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well, see above.
  • Quantity: A total of 10 board feet (or slightly more) are included, approximately 5 to 8 boards depending on the size

$174.00 /Pack

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Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
Mahogany Genuine 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet of Lumber
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5
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Would recommend this product.

Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see above).
  • Quantity: Project Packs contain 20 board feet (or slightly more), which tends to be approximately 4 to 7 boards depending on the size

$319.00 /Pack

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Mahogany Genuine 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet
Mahogany Genuine 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet of Lumber
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5
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Would recommend this product.

Flat Rate U.S. Shipping!

  • Width: 4''-10'' variety with rough edges. Straight line ripping on one edge is available as well (see above).
  • Quantity: 100 board feet, and ships in approximately 5 packages by UPS. Packs are wrapped for maximum protection and ease of handling once they get to your shop.

$1169
$999.00 /Pack

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Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  7/8'' x 25' Roll
Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 7/8'' x 25' Roll
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5
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Would recommend this product.
  • Width: 7/8'' (for covering edges 3/4 or smaller)
  • Quantity: 1 roll has 25'

$9.99 /Roll

Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  13/16'' x 250' Roll
Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 13/16'' x 250' Roll
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  • Width: 13/16'' (for covering edges 3/4 or smaller)
  • Quantity: 1 roll has 250'

$37.50 /Roll

Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  2'' x 25' Roll
Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 2'' x 25' Roll
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  • Width: 2'' (for covering edges 1-3/4 or smaller)
  • Quantity: 1 roll has 25'

$22.99 /Roll

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 1''
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5
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Would recommend this product.

$22.25 /ea.

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/2''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/2''
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$7.87 /ea.

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/4''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/4''
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$5.85 /ea.

Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/4''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/4''
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$13.55 /ea.

Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/8''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/8''
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$7.14 /ea.

Genuine Mahogany Turning Squares: 1-1/2'' x 1-1/2'' x 18''
Genuine Mahogany Turning Squares: 1-1/2'' x 1-1/2'' x 18''
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4.571
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  • Width: 1-1/2"

$12.00 /ea.

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Mahogany Dowel Rod 5/8''
Mahogany Dowel Rod 5/8''
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$9.62 /ea.

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1-1/4''

$31.72 /ea.