Species: Ipe

Common Names/Species: Ipe

Scientific Name: Tabebuia spp

Description: A strong, tough, resilient wood. Naturally durable and weather resistant. Moderately difficult to work especially with hand tools; has a blunding effect on cutting edges, finishes smoothly except where grain is very roey.

Common uses: Decking, Exterior Millwork, Furniture, flooring, industrial uses, tool handles

Sources: South America

Size/Form: ipe

lbs/BF (dry): 5.17

Hardness: Very Hard

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