Mopani


The Mopani, or Mopane, tree is an exotic species from Southern Africa. It is a very heavy wood that is resistant to termites. Popular for woodwind instruments, Mopani is favored for its warm, rich tone. It is also used in high-end furniture and inlay work.

Avg Dry Wgt : 67 lbs/ft3 (1075 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 3390lbf (15079 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.98

Texture : Fine and even
Grain Pattern : Straight
Health Risk : Not Known
Color : Rich brownish-red
Wood Type : Tropical Hardwood

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