Zebrawood // Microberlinia brazzavillensis

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.
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Zebrawood grows in Africa
map of where Zebrawood grows
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.
Weight

3.83

lbs /Bd. Ft.
6.98% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

2090

Janka Rating
62.02% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.74

Specific Gravity
15.62% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 3/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 4/10
Red Oak


Zebrawood Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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Zebrawood Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
$12.00 ea.
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Zebrawood 4/4 Lumber On Sale
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Zebrawood 4/4 Lumber
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Zebrawood 8/4 Lumber On Sale
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Zebrawood 8/4 Lumber
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Zebrawood 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet On Sale
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Zebrawood 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
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$326.00 $254.00 /Pack
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Zebrawood 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet On Sale
Zebrawood 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
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$610.00 $469.00 /Pack
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Zebrawood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18" On Sale
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Zebrawood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"
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$21.00 $16.80 ea.
Zebrawood (Quarter Cut) Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll
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Zebrawood (Quarter Cut) Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll
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Zebrawood Pen Blanks
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Zebrawood Pen Blanks
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Zebrawood Furniture Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30" On Sale
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Zebrawood Furniture Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
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Zebrawood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12" On Sale
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Zebrawood Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"
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$14.00 $11.20 ea.
Zebrawood Cutting Board Strips On Sale
Zebrawood Cutting Board Strips
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$21.00 $16.80 ea.