• Tamboti Pen Blank TAMBO Cormark
  • Tamboti Pen Blank TAMBO Cormark

Tambootie Pen Blank

SKU #110835
MFR #WSS-TAMPBLK

Overall, Tambootie has good working characteristics, and despite its high density, responds well to machining operations. However, blunting effect on cutters is medium to severe. Also, because of the presence of natural oils, the wood can be difficult to sand. Glues, turns, and finishes well, able to take on a high natural polish….

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$1.79

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Product Highlights

  • Wood Type: Tambootie.
  • Latin: Spirostachys Africana.
  • Origin: Southern Africa.
  • Minimum Dimensions.  5-3/4” X 3/4” X 3/4″.

Description

Overall, Tambootie has good working characteristics, and despite its high density, responds well to machining operations. However, blunting effect on cutters is medium to severe. Also, because of the presence of natural oils, the wood can be difficult to sand. Glues, turns, and finishes well, able to take on a high natural polish.

Specs

Wood Type Exotic hardwood.
Texture Fine, even texture with high natural luster.
Grain Pattern Straight grain (though occasionally it can be wavy).
Health Risks
Color Color ranges from a golden brown to a darker reddish brown, often with black streaks throughout. Pale yellow sapwood sharply demarcated from heartwood.

 

Warning:  California Proposition 65

Shipping Information

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