Red Marblewood Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")

Red Marblewood Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")

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Red Marblewood Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")

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About Red Marblewood (Tabebuia Capitata)



lbs /Bd. Ft.
50.84% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)


Janka Rating
172.09% harder than red oak (1290 psi)


Specific Gravity
71.88% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy 2/10
Red Oak

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

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.

color of Red Marblewood
Color Range
Dark brown to rusty maroon with dark irregular streaks
the Red Marblewood tree
What's The Tree Like?
A medium to large tree up to 100 feet tall and up to 48" in diameter
other names for Red Marblewood
Other Names
Lapacho, Dalmata, Ipe
uses for Red Marblewood
Some Typical Uses
Flooring, Furniture , General carpentry, Interior trim, Tool handles, Chairs, Chests, Desks, Dining-room furniture

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