1/4 Curly Bookmatched Spanish Cedar Set, Unique Item # 4426

1/4" x 8-1/8" x 31-3/8"
3.54 sqft

1/4 Curly Bookmatched Spanish Cedar Set, Unique Item # 4426

$59.00 /Pair

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1/4 Curly Bookmatched Spanish Cedar Set, Unique Item # 4426

Spanish Cedar lining with absolutely crazy figure on both faces.
 
Why Choose Spanish Cedar?

Straight-grained, wavy, curly and mottled grain. Soft with a moderately coarse texture. Easy on tools and cutters, but the low density and softness make it prone to splintering. Resembles mahogany at first glance. Milled Spanish cedar also contains an uncontrollable resin that seeps onto the surface.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1/4"
Width 8-1/8"
Length 31-3/8"
Quantity 3.54 sqft
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

About Spanish Cedar (Cedrela odorata)

Weight

2.5

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-30.17% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

568

Janka Rating
-55.97% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.4

Specific Gravity
-37.50% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Easy 2/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Average 5/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy /10
Red Oak

map of where Spanish Cedar tree grows
Spanish Cedar is a wood from Latin America

Straight-grained, wavy, curly and mottled grain. Soft with a moderately coarse texture. Easy on tools and cutters, but the low density and softness make it prone to splintering. Resembles mahogany at first glance. Milled Spanish cedar also contains an uncontrollable resin that seeps onto the surface.

color of Spanish Cedar
Color Range
Light red or pinkish orange
the Spanish Cedar tree
What's The Tree Like?
May reach 100 feet in height with a buttressed trunk up to 72" in diameter. Bole may be 40-60 feet.
other names for Spanish Cedar
Other Names
Brazilian cedar, British Guiana cedar, British Honduras cedar, Cedar, Cedre rouge, Cedro, Cedro oloroso, Cedro red, Central American cedar, Cigar box cedar, Epi, Guyana cedar, Honduras cedar, Jamaican cedar, Kapere, Mexican cedar
uses for Spanish Cedar
Some Typical Uses
Cigar box lining, lead pencils, boat building, pattern work, furniture, doors.
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