Sapele wood for lathe
BOTANIC NAME: Entandrophragma cylindricum
COMMON NAMES: Sapele, Abebay.
DESCRIPTION: The sapele is a beautiful imitation of Mahogany with a texture slightly finer than the American Mahogany and with much more affordable prices. It has a typically intertwined grain. The Sapelli wood is also glossy and it works quite well in all operations: brushing, sawing, milling, sanding, etc.