Cordia dodecandra. Ziricote is in very limited supply. A rich dark brown color, with irregular thin, wavy black lines, Ziricote is a very hard, fine wood that turns and works well. It glues well, but test first as it is on the oily side. Because it is difficult to season, available sizes are limited. Mexico. Exquisite Appearance
Hard and heavy, easy to work
Perfect size for ornaments, bottle stoppers and tool handles
Due to the nature of wood movement, shrinkage and expansion are possible. Please measure each piece carefully before starting any project.
Wood is a product of nature, and as such, no two pieces are alike to start with, while the same wood growing in different locales can vary greatly even though it is the exact same species.
Thin Stock. The thin stock is cut to size from quality, kiln-dried stock. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.
Carving and Turning Blocks. Blocks are sawn to +/- ¼" of size listed.
Plywood. Sizes are nominal. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.