Scientific Name: Hymenaea Courbaril

Other Names: Brazilian Cherry

Type: Imported Hardwood

Origin: Central and South America

Appearance: Orange-brown to dark brown with darker streaks.

Characteristics: Hard and heavy, with coarse texture and frequently interlocked grain. This is not an easy wood to work due to its density, yet it will take an excellent finish.

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Weight (lbs/sf) Machining Finishing Hardness (psi) MOE (million psi) MOR (psi)
4.9 Poor Excellent 2350 2.16 19400

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