Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
CharacterWorks as easily as walnut, yet has a similar color tone but more consistent in color making it a pleasing wood for furniture.
Color RangeThe heartwood is described as often dull red or maroon, but may be lighter colored. Purplish markings are reported to be a common feature.
Other NamesCangerana, Cajarana, Pau de santo, Cancharana, Canxarana, Congerana, Cedro-ra
Some Typical UsesCarvings, Exterior uses, Fine furniture, General carpentry, Interior construction, Joinery
What's the Tree Like?A decent sized tree that averages 48 inches in diameter. The Cancharana tree grows in Latin America
3.1lbs /Bd. Ft.
Woodworking with Cancharana:
Ease of Finishing