Parota Thin Cutting Board Strips

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Parota Thin Cutting Board Strips

You're in good hands because these cutting board strips are cut from premium kiln dried lumber. They're ready to be ripped or cut to make your own custom cutting board. Be sure to grab 10-20 of these thin strips to build a 10"-15" wide cutting board.

Why Choose Parota?
Parota delivers a gorgeous swirl of brown and tan colors along with a delightful suprise of grain patterns

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

About Parota (Enterolobium cyclocarpum)

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lbs /Bd. Ft.
-39.39% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)


Janka Rating
-59.69% softer than red oak (1290 psi)


Specific Gravity
-21.88% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 4/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Coarse 7/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Average 6/10
Red Oak

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

Parota delivers a gorgeous swirl of brown and tan colors along with a delightful suprise of grain patterns

color of Parota
Color Range
Dark brown to saddle tan with a touch of reddish hue
the Parota tree
What's The Tree Like?
A majestical beauty that can be 5' to 8' in diameter, as tall as 100', and showcase an impressively spherical crown .
other names for Parota
Other Names
uses for Parota
Some Typical Uses
Tables, furniture, desks, bedroom, turning, boxes
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