Utile (Entandrophragma Utile)
An African hardwood closely related to Sapele, often used as a close Mahogany substitute for furniture, carpentry, mouldings and turning.
26mm (1”) through to 102mm (4”) x 2.1m (7ft) + longer.
Reddish / Brown.
Class 3 Durability 10 – 15 years
Utile is probably the Genuine Mahogany alternative that most closely resembles the wood which it is so often used to replace.