Leopardwood

Leopardwood

Rough Cut Lumber

4/4 Rough Cut Leopardwood Lumber
From $26.95

S4S Lumber

S4S Leopardwood Lumber
From $31.95

Thins

Leopardwood Thin
$16.95
Sale
The Zoo! Thins Pack (5 x 24")
$45.95 $56.75

Leopardwood (Roupala montana)

Pricing:



Moderately Expensive

Hardness:

2,150

Janka

Distribution:



Central and South America

Availability:



Some difficulty to source

Appearance

The large medullary rays that give this wood its name are light brown while the wood itself is medium to dark reddish brown.

Workability

Leopardwood is difficult to work because of its high density and tearout is quite common.

Uses

Commonly used for furniture, veneer, musical instruments, and turned objects.

Additional Comments

Often misnamed as Lacewood, Leopardwood is much tougher to work with. Despite the difficulties in working with it, this timber is beautiful and can add beautiful accents to any project.

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