Mahogany Sepele


Works well with both hand and machine tools, but interlocked grain can be troublesome when planing. It takes screws and nails well, glues satisfactorily, stains well and takes an excellent polish

  • Africa

Data sheet

Colour / Appearance Medium to dark reddish brown or purplish brown. Color tends to darken with age
Grain / Texture Grain is interlocked, and sometimes wavy. Fine uniform texture and good natural luster
Janka Hardness 1,410 lbf (6,280 N)
Uses Construction and decorative veneer, furniture, cabinet-making, shop fitting, boat building, panelling and joinery