Ebony, Macassar

Scientific Name: Diospyros Celebica

Other Names: Indian Ebony

Type: Imported Hardwood

Origin: Southeast Asia

Appearance: Dark brown to black streaked with bands of light brown.

Characteristics: Straight to wavy grain with a fine texture. Extremely heavy, dense, and hard. Brittle and difficult to work. Turns well and takes an excellent finish.

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Weight (lbs/sf) Machining Finishing Hardness (psi) MOE (million psi) MOR (psi)
5.4 Poor Good 1630 1.44 11100

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