Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
With good dimensional stability, this Rosewood has a variety of color with a straight grain - which makes this a rather easy wood to work with. It's dense and tight grained, easy to finish.
Rosewood (Central American) grows in Latin America
Color RangeA pinkish red to orange with darker streaks of purple, red, or brown
Other NamesHonduras rosewood, Nagaed
Some Typical UsesCabinetmaking, Marquetry, Musical instruments, Tool handles, some furniture parts, decorative items.
What's the Tree Like?The decent sized tree grows to 100' tall and up to 36 diameter. The trunk is often fluted, short, and forked.
5lbs /Bd. Ft.
Woodworking with Rosewood (Central American):
Ease of Finishing