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Sapele Sawn Timber

Species Information

The heartwood is a classic reddish-brown colour with a fine interlocking grain. Alternatively to a standard specification Sapele we stock a high quality quarter sawn dimensioned strip. As sole distributors into the UK we have built a strong customer base for companies looking to save on labour and waste costs coupled with a superior product.

Product details
TypeValue
Common nameSapele
Botanical nameEntandrophragma cylindricum
OriginAfrica
Density (dry)640kg/m3

Price on application

Workability
TypeValue
Hardness3 out of 5
Machining3 out of 5
Ease of fixing3 out of 5
Gluing4 out of 5
Finishing4 out of 5

Timber Species:
Sapele

The heartwood is a classic reddish-brown colour with a fine interlocking grain. Alternatively to a standard specification Sapele we stock a high quality quarter sawn dimensioned strip. As sole distributors into the UK we have built a strong customer base for companies looking to save on labour and waste costs coupled with a superior product.

Sizing Specification

Available lengths

  • 2.15m - 4.85m

Subject to availability

Available processes

  • Square Edge
  • Strips

Available grades

  • FAS
  • Prime Quarter Sawn

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