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East Indian Rosewood by the Piece

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East Indian Rosewood by the Piece, 1/2" x 3" x 24" Item #: 40842
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East Indian Rosewood by the Piece, 1/2" x 3" x 24" Item #: 40842
In Stock
 
Price:
$23.99
Each
Quantity:
Total: $23.99

Find in Store

Overview

East Indian Rosewood has graced the curving sides of countless guitars with its rich dark tone and gorgeous striped figure. Its high resin content allows you toattain a fine polish. All boards are machined S4S, and are planed to 1/8", 1/4", 1/2" and 3/4" thicknesses, relieving your planer of excess work. Thin boardsare well-suited for edging, veneering, marquetry, sides for decorative boxes, bending stock and bent laminations, while the thicker boards are ideal for furniture, paneling, cabinet doors, mouldings, drawer sides, fine jewelry boxesand whatever else your imagination can dream up!

Technical Details:
  • Native To: Southern India and Java.
  • Color: Purple-brown heartwood with darker streaks.Heartwood is clearly demarcated from the sapwood.
  • Grain: Narrow and interlocking. Often exhibits a ribbon grain figure.
  • Texture: Moderately coarse and uniform. Somewhat oily.
  • Common Uses: Decorative and ornamental items, fine furniture, musical instruments, luthiery, and turnery.
  • Working Characteristics: Fairly difficult to saw and machine. Sharp tools are essential. Turns well.
  • Polish: Can be polished to an exceptional finish.
  • Average Dried Weight: 53 lb/cubic ft.
  • Strength: Very hard, heavy and dense.
  • Scientific name: Dalbergia latifolia

Note: Due to high demand and limited supply, we cannot always guarantee that this item will be in stock.

Technical Details

  • Species: East Indian Rosewood

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What People are Saying:

I have been using Rockler for years, your products are always the best that can be purchased and your prices are very reasonable. Ann you have always done your best to make me feel as though I was your very best customer. Thank you for great service."

- Daniel F.
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