Species: Santos Mahogany
Common Names/Species: Balsamo, Cabriziva, Cedro chino, Chirraca, Estoraque, Incienso, Nabal, Palo de balsamo, Santos mahogany, Sandalo, Tache, Tolu
Scientific Name: Myroxylon balsamum
Description: The wood is hard, moderately difficult to saw, and has a high blunting effect on cutters. Sawdust from machining may cause respiratory irritation in some individuals. A dust mask or respirator is advised.
Common uses: Architectural Millwork, Fine furniture, cabinets, flooring
Sources: South America
lbs/BF (dry): 4.83