Chakte Viga (Mexican Pernambuco) - Caesalpinia platyloba
This wood is very easy to work, has a nice orange-red color that darkens with time and often is strongly iridescent. Reportedly has good tonal qualities. Moderately hard, easy to work and has a slight odor when working.
Source Region: Central America
PLEASE NOTE: In addition to our standard return policy conditions, all costs incurred to ship wood back to Atlas will be at the buyer’s expense. The wood cannot be machined in any way, and must have our stamp on it.