Mozambique Realtec quarter cut wood veneer heartwood is a mid-chocolate brown with grayish-black stripes. Interlocked grain; moderately coarse textured. Also has a nice natural luster.
Common Uses: Architectural panels, cabinetry, ceilings, furniture, millwork, as well as musical instruments.
Other Name(s): Also referred to as Amazaque or Ovangkol wood veneer.
The Tree: Regularly reaches heights of 95-150 feet, with trunk diameters usually around 2-3 feet.
Mozambique Realtec is natural veneer, embossed with figure. Both figure and color remain constant throughout large Realtec sequences. Logs that have the most valued natural figure, fiddleback, are very rare. With Realtec, you can have fiddleback in continuous supply in addition to consistent pricing. Exclusive: We are the only distributor of Realtec in the United States and Canada.