Cherry, Brazilian (Jatoba) 3/4" x 8" x 36"
Brazilian Cherry (Hymenaea courbaril), also known as Jatoba, can vary in color from a lighter orange-brown to a darker reddish-brown, which tends to become darker with age. The grain tends to be wavy and interlocked much like Mahogany. Brazilian Cherry glues, stains and finishes well,...
• Lighter orange-brown to a darker reddish-brown
• Mahogany-like grain
• Exceptionally strong Central and South America
• Glues, stains, turns and finishes well
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 +/- 1/4" of size listed. Plywood. Sizes are nominal. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.