Tigerwood - Muiracatiara

Tigerwood has a heartwood that has a light orange brown color with an irregular pattern of black stripes which makes it very decorative.  After exposure, Tigerwood darkens to dark red brown.  The sapwood is easy to distinguish.  This beautiful wood comes mainly from the Brazilian tropics and suroundings and is often used because of the decorative appearance but also due to typical hardwood properties (hardness and durability).  It's uses range from flooring to musical insturments.

Distribution

THicknes: 3/4"

Width available: 4" and 5"

  • Tigerwood
  • Brazil
  • Janka Hardness Scale
2620 lbf

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