Ziricote lumber has a heartwood which has various shades of black. Contains irregular wavy grain, sometimes with a three dimensional appearance. This wood has the appearance of ebony, with a even more interesting wavy grain pattern. Weight ranges from 49 to 68 pcf. Typical Width = 3" to 10" Typical Length = 3' to 8'
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN
Central America (Belize, Guatemala, & Mexico)
Zircote, Ziracote, Sericote
Specific gravity is 0.63 to 0.84 (oven dry weight/green volume)
Carves and turns nicely. Finishes smoothly and takes a high polish.
Non-durable. Susceptible to insect attack. Resistant to preservative treatment.
Furniture, inlays, turnings, & others.
Southern Mexico, Belize and Guatemala
Random odd-length orders: include odd length boards which are 5′–15′ long.
Standard random length orders: include even & odd length boards which are 6′–18′ long.
Teak Decking random-length orders: include boards which are 5′–8′ long.
Boards milled to specific lengths over 7′ will incur an additional upcharge:
•$0.10 per lineal foot for 8′–14′ lengths •$0.80 per lineal foot for 15′–18′ lengths •$1.00 per lineal foot for 19′–20′ lengths
Tongue & Groove decking is for use under covered porches only.
All measurements are approximate and may vary slightly.