Leopardwood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"

Leopardwood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"

$15.00 ea.

1-4 $15.00 ea.
5+ $13.50 ea. (10% off)
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Leopardwood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"

Get ready to work with the finest wood squares you've ever seen, they're ready to be turned into whatever you can imagine, such as furniture parts, table legs, small accessories, handles, artwork and other fine woodworking projects.

Why Choose Leopardwood?
Flaky, speckled figure with dark flecks, varying from a small lacelike pattern to a larger splashy figure. Texture is fairly coarse. Moderately hard. Works easy, except for a tendency to splinter, and takes a very lustrous finish. Quite scarce timber.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1-3/4"
Width 1-3/4"
Length 18"
Grade Kiln dried, clear
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

About Leopardwood (Roupala montana)

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Weight

4.6

lbs /Bd. Ft.
28.49% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

2130

Janka Rating
65.12% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.73

Specific Gravity
14.06% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Somewhat Difficult 7/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 3/10
Red Oak

map of where Leopardwood tree grows
Leopardwood is an exotic wood from Latin America

Flaky, speckled figure with dark flecks, varying from a small lacelike pattern to a larger splashy figure. Texture is fairly coarse. Moderately hard. Works easy, except for a tendency to splinter, and takes a very lustrous finish. Quite scarce timber.

color of Leopardwood
Color Range
Pale pinkish brown to medium brown.
the Leopardwood tree
What's The Tree Like?
Grows up to 150 feet with a trunk diameter of up to 4'.
other names for Leopardwood
Other Names
Leopard, Lacewood, Roupala, Silky Oak
uses for Leopardwood
Some Typical Uses
Boxes, inlay, accessories, fine furniture, veneer, turnery
7 Reviews
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August 27th, 2020
Verified Buyer
MP
WA
My Woodworking Dad Was Thrilled
I sent my Dad zebra wood for his 90th birthday and he was really pleased. He says he's never had such fine wood to work with. I was very pleased that the wood actually arrived on his birthday, although it was slated to come several days later - a wonderful surprise!
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September 27th, 2019
Verified Buyer
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Leopardwood (Lacewood) turning squares
It's what I thought it would be and I'm very pleased with it.
5
September 2nd, 2016
Verified Buyer
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great
Great
5
May 17th, 2013
WWM
Starkville MS USA
Leopardwood Turning Squares
Very nice wood. Texture is better than online images. Descriptions of hardness and use are exactly correct.
5
May 24th, 2010
David Nix
Midland TX US
Leopardwood Turning Square
Fantastic spots on these blanks. I can't wait to start turning.
5
May 10th, 2010
tony a
n/a
couldn't be happier
received some wonderful squares today from you. ordered leopard bubinga and zebrawood. all were perfect.
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