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Other Common Names: Ipe
Color: Dark or reddish-brown, sometimes with a greenish look. If left natural, it displays a soft silver color over time.
Grain Pattern: Straight.
Features: Exceptionally strong and durable, easy to work with, stable and not prone to warp, fine to medium texture
Common Uses: Cabinets, industrial and decorative flooring, carpentry, naval construction, hydraulic works, tool handles, interior and exterior joinery, and decking
Weight: Approximately 53 pounds per cubic foot when dried at 12%
Machining: Good (more difficult if highly interlocked grain)
Gluing: Precaution needed