Genuine Mahogany

Genuine Mahogany

Species: Genuine Mahogany

Common Names/Species: Honduras mahogany, Brazilian mahogany, big leaf mahogany, true mahogany

Scientific Name: Swietenia macrophylla

Description: Ranks among the finest cabinet woods. Exceptionally stable and clear with a natural luster. Moderately coarse texture. Requires filling to achieve a class smooth surface but accepts virtually all finishes with ease.

Common uses: Interior millwork, Exterior millwork, windows and doors, Furniture, cabinets, interiors, boat building, pattern making

Sources: Central and South America

Size/Form: genuine-mahogany

lbs/BF (dry): 3.33

Hardness: Medium

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