Mahogany Genuine » Swietenia macrophylla

Why Mahogany Genuine?
Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood

Ranks among the finest cabinet woods. Exceptionally stable and clear with a natural luster. Moderately coarse texture. Requires filling to achieve a class smooth surface but accepts virtually all finishes with ease. Widely praised for its response to hand tools, power tools, and all woodworking procedures.
Mahogany Genuine grows in Latin America & Fiji

map of where Mahogany Genuine grows
color of Mahogany Genuine
Color Range
Yellowish brown to reddish or orange brown.
other names for Mahogany Genuine
Other Names
Acajou, Acajou Amerique, Aguano, Belize mahogany, Big leafed mahogany, Bigleaf mahogany, Caguano, Cao, Caoba, Caoba de Atlantico, Caobilla, Chiculte, Cobano, Gateado, Honduras mahogany, Mahogany, Mara
uses for Mahogany Genuine
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, cabinets, guitars and other musical instruments, interiors, boat building, pattern making, trim, entry doors, stairs.
the Mahogany Genuine tree
What's the Tree Like?
A massive tree with a beautiful canopy, this tree grows to over 150 feet with trunk diameter over 72" above large buttresses.
Weight

2.58

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

801

Janka Rating
-37.91% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.59

Specific Gravity
-7.81% less dense than red oak (.64)

Woodworking with Mahogany Genuine:

General Workability
Good 3/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 4/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 3/10
Red Oak


Mahogany Genuine Hardwood Sample

Mahogany Genuine Hardwood Sample

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Mahogany Veneer Pack 7 sq. ft.: 4 pcs, 8" x 32"

Mahogany Veneer Pack 7 sq. ft.: 4 pcs, 8" x 32"

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Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  7/8" x 25' Roll

Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 7/8" x 25' Roll

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Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  13/16" x 250' Roll

Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 13/16" x 250' Roll

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Mahogany Wood Edge Tape:  2" x 25' Roll

Mahogany Wood Edge Tape: 2" x 25' Roll


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Mahogany Dowel Rod 1''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1''

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Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/2''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/2''


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Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/4''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 1/4''

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Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/4''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/4''

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Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/8''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 3/8''


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Mahogany Dowel Rod 5/8''

Mahogany Dowel Rod 5/8''


$9.62 /ea.
Mahogany Dowel Rod 1-1/4''
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Cutting Board Kit - Walnut, Mahogany & Maple

Cutting Board Kit - Walnut, Mahogany & Maple with 8oz Glue & 2oz Oil

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