Nicaraguan Rosewood

Nicaraguan Rosewood is also known as Yucatan Rosewood and Panama Rosewood. This species works easily with hand and power tools. It glues and turns well, and can be buffed to a good polish. Nicaraguan Rosewood is reported to have fewer cases of allergic reactions than other rosewoods.

Avg Dry Wgt : 42 lbs/ft3 (680 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 1210lbf (5382 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.63

Texture : Medium texture
Grain Pattern : Generally straight grained
Health Risk : Irritant, Sensitizer, Asthma
Color : Range from light-tan to deep brown, typically medium brown
Wood Type : Tropical Hardwood