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Purpleheart
Peltogyne spp.

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Purpleheart
Origin
Brazil and Central America

Characteristics
Hard, dense and very tough shock-resistant wood. When freshly cut, purpleheart displays an intense purple-violet color as shown, but it is often more straight-grained and evenly textured than our pictures. Colour darkens and turns more brown with age

Common Uses
Heavy outdoor construction, pool cue butts, decorative inlay, veneer,marquetry

Please note: Our stock changes daily, so please call or email in advance if you are looking for something in particular.

4/4 4/4 QS   Pen Blanks  
5/4   5/4 QS   Turning Blanks
6/4   8/4 QS   Spindle Blanks  
8/4     Live Edge Slabs  
10/4     Burls  
12/4       Plywood  
16/4       Thins  
Purpleheart Shorts
Purpleheart shorts

Beaver
Click here to read our blog post:
"Purpleheart Inspiration"


Inspiration
Projects made with Purpleheart
Have you made something with this wood? Please send us an email with a photo!

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Jason Trudel

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Gene Doucette

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Wayne Martin

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Nick Nemer

Purpleheart
Collin Arratoon-Roy
Purpleheart
Gene Doucette

Purpleheart
Stephan Mongeon

Purpleheart
Christopher Stiles


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Richard T. Scott
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Jason Trudel

Purpleheart
Christopher Stiles

Purpleheart
Tom Walters

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Andreas Xenos

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Gerrry Grenon


Lionel Bedard

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