Tropical Hardwood Species & Grades

Spanish Cedar (Plantation – CITES II)

Botanical Name: Cedrela odorata

Source Region: African Plantation Sourcing

Common Uses: Veneer, plywood, cabinetry, musical instruments, boatbuilding and humidors

Interior Application: Yes

Exterior Application: Yes

Working Properties:

Spanish Cedar's color is light pink to reddish-brown with straight grain and medium texture. It is easy to work with but needs sharp tooling to prevent fuzzing. Extra sanding may be required.

Numeric Values:

Specific Gravity: 0.47

Janka Hardness: 600

Weight: 2.8 lbs/BF

Product Specification

Grades: Select & Better

Thickness: 4/4 - 12/4

Grain Sorts: Mixed

Widths: 4" and wider

Truck Loadablity: 17,000 BF

Lengths: 6' and longer

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