Moabi flat cut wood veneer heartwood varies from light reddish-brown to golden brown, with grayish tinges. Color tends to darken with age. Straight grain, fine textured, silky appearance.
Common Uses for Flat Cut Moabi Wood Veneer: Architectural panels, cabinetry, ceilings, furniture and millwork, as well as private aircraft and yacht interiors.
The Tree: Reaches heights of 200 feet, with straight cylindrical boles as long as 100 feet. Trunk diameters range from 6-10 feet.
A Little History: Sometimes substituted for Makore.