Black Limba Furniture Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
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 Black Limba?Lumber is separated for color and sold as white (without black streaks) or black (with black streaks). The wood is relatively soft and easy to work. Medium coarse texture. Open pores require filling for a smooth surface.
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About Black Limba (Terminalia superba)View All Black Limba Products
2.83lbs /Bd. Ft.
Ease of Finishing
Black Limba is an exotic wood from Africa
Lumber is separated for color and sold as white (without black streaks) or black (with black streaks). The wood is relatively soft and easy to work. Medium coarse texture. Open pores require filling for a smooth surface.
Pale yellow to light brown with black streaks.
Reaches 150 feet at maturity with trunk diameter up to 96". Boles are straight and clear to about 90 feet.
Black Limba, Afara, Ofram, Akom, Korina, White Limba
Musical instruments, furniture, cabinets, interiors.
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