Fiji Mahogany Working Properties & Uses
Working Properties: Fiji Mahogany is very easy to work with hand and machine tools, torn and
chipped grain is common with figured material. Easy to finish and takes an
excellent polish; Slices and rotary cuts into fine veneer.
Durability: Generally heartwood rates as durable in disease resistance to a brown-rot fungus and a white-rot fungus. Moderately resistant to dry-wood termites and little resistance attack by marine borers.
Uses: Fine furniture and cabinet making, interior trim, paneling, fancy veneers, musical instruments, boat building, pattern making, turnery, and carving.
Availability: Wood Products International has been leading the way in eco friendly lumber and farming techniques, offering responsible wood products like Fiji Mahogany, as a wholesaler to distributors worldwide.