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Zebrawood (Botanical: Microberlinia brazzavillensis)

Information to help you do fine woodworking with Zebrawood - all products are listed at bottom
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Zebrawood By The Numbers:

3.83
lbs per board foot
Red Oak weighs 3.58 /BF
6.98% heavier than red oak
2090
Janka Hardness Rating (lbs-force) (?)
Red Oak is 1290
62.02% harder than red oak
0.74
Specific Gravity (?)
Red Oak is .64
15.62% more dense than red oak

Zebrawood Compared to Red Oak:

General
Workability
Nice
Difficult




Wood
Texture
Fine
Coarse




Ease of
Finishing
Easy
Difficult




woodworking characteristics

Zebrawood Wood Characteristics

Guess 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 of Zebrawood

Color Range

Golden brown with pronounced dark brown streaks.
other names for Zebrawood

Other Names

African zebrawood, Allen ele, Zebrano, Zingana
uses for Zebrawood

Some Typical Uses

Furniture, accessories, turnery, veneer, inlay.
the Zebrawood tree

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
map of where this wood grows

Zebrawood Lumber Products for Sale with Prices

$12.00 /ea.

Buy Zebrawood Hardwood Sample

Zebrawood Hardwood Sample
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$18.74 /Board Feet

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$19.49 /Board Feet

Buy Zebrawood 8/4 Lumber

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On sale! 23% off
Reg. Price $297
$230.00 /Pack

Buy Zebrawood 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet

Zebrawood 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
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Reg. Price $568
$430.00 /Pack

Buy Zebrawood 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet

Zebrawood 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
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$84.00 /ea.

Buy Zebrawood Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer

Zebrawood Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer
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  • 24'' wide, typically 4 to 6 individual s ...
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$168.00 /ea.

Buy Zebrawood Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer

Zebrawood Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer
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$3.00 /ea.

Buy Zebrawood Pen Blanks

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$39.00 /Pack

Buy Exotic Wood Pen Blank Mix, 25 Piece Pack

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