Zebrawood (Botanical: Microberlinia brazzavillensis)Information to help you do fine woodworking with Zebrawood - all products are listed at bottom
Zebrawood By The Numbers:
Zebrawood Compared to Red Oak:
Zebrawood Wood CharacteristicsGuess where this wood got its name? Zebrawood has a medium to coarse texture and a wavy or interlocked grain pattern. The alternating hard and soft material creates working difficulties, but Zebrawood takes a clear finish without issue.
Color RangeGolden brown with pronounced dark brown streaks.
Other NamesAfrican zebrawood, Allen ele, Zebrano, Zingana
Some Typical UsesFurniture, accessories, turnery, veneer, inlay.
What's the Tree Like?A tall tree to 150 feet; bole straight and cylindrical but relatively short, up to 50 feet; trunk diameters 48-60'' over low buttresses. The bark is up to 12'' thick. The Zebrawood tree grows in West Africa, especially Cameroon and Gabon
Zebrawood Lumber Products for Sale with Prices
Zebrawood Hardwood Sample
Zebrawood 4/4 Lumber
Zebrawood 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
Zebrawood 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
Zebrawood Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer
Zebrawood Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer
Zebrawood Pen Blanks
Exotic Wood Pen Blank Mix, 25 Piece Pack