Chichipate Furniture Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"

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Chichipate Furniture Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
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Chichipate Furniture Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"

These turning squares are cut from premium kiln dried lumber. They're ready to be turned into furniture spindles, table legs, small accessories (letter openers, utensils, etc), and other fine woodworking projects.

About Chichipate (Sweetia panamensis)

Weight

5.1

lbs /Bd. Ft.
42.46% heavier than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1750

Janka Rating
35.66% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

.79

Specific Gravity
23.44% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
V. Fine 2/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Good 3/10
Red Oak

map of where Chichipate tree grows
Chichipate is an exotic wood from Central America

Expect a finely textured wood with subtle striping and warm brown color. Approximately as hard as American walnut. Chichipate also comes from sustainably managed forests.

color of Chichipate
Color Range
Olive brown with a tinge of reddish bronze
the Chichipate tree
What's The Tree Like?
Fairly large tree that matures to 125 feet, 30" to 48" diameter. Irregularly shaped, but clear of branches.
other names for Chichipate
Other Names
Bilihuete, Chichipate, Coyote, Guayacan, Huesillo, Palo de Vaca
uses for Chichipate
Some Typical Uses
Bridge construction, Heavy construction, Flooring, Parquet flooring, Sculpture, Interior trim, Veneer, Railroad cars, Bridge beams, Bridge joists, Building construction, Building materials, Cabin construction, Construction, Core Stock, Decorative veneer, Domestic flooring, Factory construction, Factory flooring, Figured veneer, Interior construction, Millwork, Mine timbers, Moldings, Plain veneer, Sub-flooring, Trimming, Wainscotting, Woodwork
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March 10, 2018
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Chichipate Furniture Squares 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
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Very good product and fast delivery, very satisfied!!
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