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African Mahogany
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Our African Mahogany Inventory

We have African Mahogany slabs in stock online in sizes that usually range:

  • Up to 47" wide
  • Up to 14' long
  • Up to 2" thick

Origin: African Mahogany is found in the West African countries of Ghana, Nigeria, and the Ivory Coast.

Color: The color varies from a pinkish to reddish brown; usually it is not as red as South American Mahogany. When quartersawn it can have ribbon figure; crotch and swirl figure are common.

Janka Hardness: 1070 (hard)

Decay and Weather Resistance: African Mahogany is rated as moderately durable; it is fairly rot resistant and dries well with minimum degrade.

Workability: African Mahogany can be easily worked with by hand and machine tools; however, if it has an irregular grain you may get some tear-out. It has good nailing and gluing properties and will stain nicely.

Uses: It is often used for furniture, joinery, boat building, and interior work. Is a good substitute for South American Mahogany due to its lower cost

Mahogany, African

We are one of the biggest and oldest suppliers of large natural live edge wood slabs in the country.

We have over 10,000 kiln dried live edge slabs in stock with nearly 50 species to choose from. In our inventory we have slabs up to 75" wide, up to 20' long, and up to 8" thick.


If you can't find what you need online, please contact one of our knowledgeable sales representatives for assistance in your search.


Phone: 413.229.7919

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