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Scientific Name: Playmiscium yucatanum
Dimension: Thickness: 1 1/4″ / Width: 11 3/4″ / Length 87″
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Granadillo is an excellent, heavy, fine finished, tropical hardwood found at Central America. Granadillo is the normal name most often applied to the quality hardwood that comes from a few species types inside the Platymiscium sort. While there are 19 distinct kinds of Platymiscium, the three most noticeable ones available are Platymiscium yacatanum, Platymiscium pinnatum and Platymiscium pleiostchyum. Each of these have covering developing areas and proposition a somewhat unique encounter. All are quality hardwood giving remarkable character, shading and tone.
Dalbergia Granadillo is exceptionally esteemed as a lumber species groups and is exported, particularly to China. Because of the demand of the species to fulfil the global wood need, the populace is declining. Illegal logging additionally added to the deficiency of mature people, because of the worth of the wood. Double-dealing is deduced to have made the populace decline by more than 80% throughout the last three ages. The plant is delegated ‘Fundamentally Endangered’ in the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species(2019).We California exotic hardwood (CEH) harvest and procure Granadillo legally.
Granadillo answers to turning and transmits a caramel like aroma when worked. It is additionally a fantastic option in contrast to cocobolo for the individuals who don’t wish to manage the unnecessary oil and potential unfavorably susceptible responses that genuine rosewoods some of the time initiate.
Granadillo has common straight grain designs with some inconsistency, it is likewise known to have successive figuring. Its satisfying feel and incredible working and completing properties settle on it a famous decision with guitar and furniture developers, the same. It has a characteristic shine and a serious level of chatoyance frequently arises after complete the process of sanding. Similarly as with all Platymiscium species, the heartwood is likewise incredibly impervious to parasites and termite assault, which is because of its substance of auxiliary metabolites.
One more name for Granadillo is Mexican Rosewood, however Granadillo is simpler to work and pastes significantly more promptly and easily. It is thick and straight with a shut grain structure.
In South America, it is exceptionally viewed as the best tone wood decision for marimba and xylophone bones and is regularly referred to as “La Madera Que Canta” (“wood that sings”). Granadillo has been said to have a ringing, splendid tap tone and is acquiring ubiquity among American instrument creators. Granadillo got more prominent consideration and consistently filling in prominence since the exportation restriction on Brazilian Rosewood, just about 25 years prior.
Granadillo will enchant your innovativeness with its strong purplish shading and wonderful rosewood-like examples. A hard wood will take a super fine finish and will capture everyone’s attention in your enriching projects. Make creative beautiful planned, fastidiously carefully assembled custom furnishings, casework, millwork and other fine woodworking.
|Dimensions||87 × 11.75 × 1.75 in|