Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
Red Marblewood is bontanically related to Ipe, and is just as hard and dense. It's a dark and exquisite wood that showcases unusual dark stripes.
Red Marblewood grows in Latin America
Color RangeDark brown to rusty maroon with dark irregular streaks
Other NamesLapacho, Dalmata, Ipe
Some Typical UsesFlooring, Furniture , General carpentry, Interior trim, Tool handles, Chairs, Chests, Desks, Dining-room furniture
What's the Tree Like?A medium to large tree up to 100 feet tall and up to 48" in diameter
5.4lbs /Bd. Ft.
Woodworking with Red Marblewood:
Ease of Finishing