• Rho Teak Pen Blank TEAK Cormark
  • Rho Teak Pen Blank TEAK Cormark

Rhodesian Teak Pen Blank

SKU #110826
MFR #WSS-RTEAKPBLK

Can be difficult to work because of high cutting resistance—saws slowly and has a tendency to ride up over jointer knives. Also, due to its high silica content, cutting edges become severely blunted. However, the wood is stable in service, and glues, turns, and finishes well….

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$1.99

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Product Highlights

  • Wood Type: Rhodesian Teak.
  • Latin: Baikiaea plurijuga.
  • Origin: Primarily Zimbabwe (formerly Rhodesia) and other countries in southern Africa.
  • Minimum Dimensions.  5-3/4” X 3/4” X 3/4″.

Description

Can be difficult to work because of high cutting resistance—saws slowly and has a tendency to ride up over jointer knives. Also, due to its high silica content, cutting edges become severely blunted. However, the wood is stable in service, and glues, turns, and finishes well.

Specs

Wood Type Exotic hardwood
Texture Fine, even texture and low natural luster.
Grain Pattern Grain is straight to interlocked.
Health Risks Although severe reactions are quite uncommon, Rhodesian Teak has been reported cause respiratory irritation.
Color Heartwood is a medium reddish brown, commonly with black streaks.

 

Warning:  California Proposition 65

Shipping Information

  • Weight: .5 lbs
  • Dimensions: 9 × 11 × 1.5 in