sapele (Entandrophragma cylindricum)

Ribbon figured sapele (Entandrophragma cylindricum) commonly known as african mahogany,aboudikro,sapele or sapelli.It is a large tree native to tropical Africa.It is occasionally used as a substitute for Genuine Mahogany, and is sometimes referred to as “Sapele Mahogany.” The two commonly associated with mahogany are Swietenia(brazilian) and Khaya(African) The Heartwood is a golden to dark reddish brown. Colour darkens with age.Apart from the common ribbon pattern seen on quartersawn boards, Sapele is also known for a wide range of other figured grain patterns, such as pommelle, quilted, mottled, wavy, beeswing, and fiddleback.As a tonewood Sapele also shares the warm, rich, woody mahogany tone.

 sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 1

sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 1

£12.95

 Sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 1 Rough dimensions are: top .....

 Sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 2

Sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 2

£9.95

 Sapelli (Entandrophragma cylindricum) ukulele top wood set 2 Rough dimensions are: top .....

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