Tamboti is a heavy, strong, dense exotic wood. It has an oily nature, making sanding difficult, but does polish well and can be varnished. It is a popular wood for turning and furniture.
Avg Dry Wgt : 60 lbs/ft3 (955 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 2480lbf (11032 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.88
Texture : Fine to medium
Grain Pattern : Generally straight, can be wavy and interlocked
Health Risk : Dust can be extremely harmful to the eyes
Color : Golden-brown to dark-brown with darker streaks
Wood Type : Tropical Hardwood