Zebrawood: Exotic Wood

Zebrawood is an exotic wood known for the black stripes created in it when the lumber is quartersawn. Zebrawood or Zebrano has a light tan background with black stripes that run the length of the board. Our Zebrawood is quartersawn in order to get the most stripes as possible. 

Characteristics

Origin of Wood TypeAfrica
Botanical NameMicroberlinia Brazzavillensis
Specific Gravity.80
Avg. Weight Per BF5 lbs
Color RangeLight tan background with black stripes
Rarity / AvailabilityCommon
Typical Avg. Width4 – 12 inches
Typical Avg. Length8 – 12 feet, up to 16 feet at times
Avg. Waste Factor20%
Wood UsesFurniture, Cabinetry, and Millwork
Lumber GradesFAS
Other Trade Names Zebrano, or Zebrawood

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