Sapele (Entandrophragma Cylindricum)
Sapele is a very versatile and commercially important hardwood and can be used for various projects including furniture, windows, conservatories, doors and frames being a mahogany substitute but is substantially harder on a par with English Oak.
26mm (1”) through to 102mm (4”) x 2.1m (7ft) + longer.
Light / Dark Brown.
Class 3 Durability 10 – 15 years
The name derives from the town of Sapele in Nigeria from where it was shipped.