Mahogany African Ribbon Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll

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Mahogany African Ribbon Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll

$35.99 ea.

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Mahogany African Ribbon Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll

These real wood veneer sheets are composed of premium sliced hardwoods that are spliced along the edges to make the full width; splicing is also done in a book matched pattern that's attractive and helps hide the splicing seam. The sheets use full-length slices so there are no splices to make the length. The 10 mil (10 thousandths) thickness paper backing allows the sheet to bend, flex, and work with curves and shapes without splitting. Apply paper back veneers with contact adhesive to make panels of large projects: conference tables, desks, doors, cabinet doors, coffee tables, etc.
 
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 1/42"
Width 24"
Length 8'
Grade Architectural grade paper back veneer is cut from the cleanest and most attractive logs; all sheets are sanded smooth to 220 grit
Quantity One sheet has 16 square feet
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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.

Customer Ratings & Reviews

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September 27, 2019
5 out of 5
mahogany veneer
Review by  Anonymous 
excellent quality
Verified Buyer
Recommended
February 12, 2019
5 out of 5
Mahogany African Ribbion
Review by  Donna from Macon Ms
Great looking veneer. Quick to ship
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Recommended
January 25, 2012
5 out of 5
Magnificent Mahogany
Review by  MGB from New Orleans, La USA
Excellent product - matched the picture and description. Easy to work and took a stain beautifully. Excellent pricing, also. Craig and staff rushed out order for me at no extra charge for me to meet my deadline. Many Thanks! Would highly recommend them and I will be using them again. On a side, after viewing a photo of your staff, i have to say you only have 106 good looking lumber pickers -sorry #107.
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Yeah, #107 needs to pluck his eyebrows and shave off a few holiday pounds.
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