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.
West Penn Hardwoods offers a variety of "wholesale free shipping deals" on Chakte Viga listed under the Wholesale Deals section of our website.
Source Region: Central America
**Please note: Unless otherwise stated, our turning stock is not kiln dried but in various stages of air drying.