Mahogany African 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet of Lumber

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Mahogany African 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
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Mahogany African 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet

Here's the perfect assortment of boards for your small fine woodworking projects, or when you want to try just a little bit of this wood!
 
A 10 board foot Craft Pack is simple, plus we stand behind it with our 100% satisfaction guarantee. It includes a great mix of boards that total 10 board feet of hand-picked lumber, and you'll get a fantastic assortment of sizes: from 3'' to 8'' wide, and 24'' to 48'' long. All boards come surfaced on 2 sides (S2S) to 13/16'' thick, you can choose to have the boards planed down to a different thickness if you want thin lumber.
 
Why Choose Mahogany African?

Its color, texture and grain give it a very close resemblance to classic Honduras Mahogany. Relatively hard and works well aside from the woolly surfaces that sanding produces; highly lustrous and polishes well; very durable wood.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 13/16"
Width 3" to 8"
Length 30" to 46"
Grade Craft Packs contain clear shorts
Quantity A total of 10 board feet (or slightly more) are included, approximately 5 to 8 boards depending on the size
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About Mahogany African (Khaya ivorensis)

Weight

2.58

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-27.93% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

830

Janka Rating
-35.66% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.44

Specific Gravity
-31.25% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 4/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Average 5/10
Red Oak

map of where Mahogany African tree grows
Mahogany African is an exotic wood from Africa

Its color, texture and grain give it a very close resemblance to classic Honduras Mahogany. Relatively hard and works well aside from the woolly surfaces that sanding produces; highly lustrous and polishes well; very durable wood.

color of Mahogany African
Color Range
Light pink to reddish-brown or golden tan-brown.
the Mahogany African tree
What's The Tree Like?
Reaches heights of 140 feet with trunk diameter up to 72" above large buttresses. Bole will measure 40-80 feet.
other names for Mahogany African
Other Names
Diala iri, Akuk, Bandoro,Khaya mahogany, Benin mahogany, Ogwango, Bisselon, Senegal mahogany, Bitehi
uses for Mahogany African
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, cabinets, interiors, boat building, veneer, desks, cabinets, entry doors, stairs, moldings and trim.

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May 23, 2019
5 out of 5
Great service & quality
Review by  Dan from Point Blank Tx
I’ve ordered several times and each time the quality has been great.
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March 3, 2019
5 out of 5
Beautiful
Review by  Ruben from AL
First time buyer of African mahogany. The grain was fairly straight. Will be purchasing more of this for future projects.
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June 4, 2018
5 out of 5
African Mahogany
Review by  Anonymous 
Exactly what I ordered
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March 19, 2013
5 out of 5
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Review by  Lb from Kenosha, WI
The Mahogany was of top quality. Better than anything I've been able to find around my state. The thickness could not be found anywhere. The best!!
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