Rosewood, East Indian

Scientific Name: Dalbergia Latifolia

Other Names: Bombay Blackwood

Type: Imported Hardwood

Origin: India

Appearance: Purple-brown heartwood with darker purple-black streaks.

Characteristics: Grain is commonly interlocked with even texture and coarse grain. Extremely hard causing severe blunting effect on tooling and not suitable for nailing. Extremely rare and expensive.

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Weight (lbs/sf) Machining Finishing Hardness (psi) MOE (million psi) MOR (psi)
4.5 Fair Excellent 3170 1.78 16900

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