Species: Sapele   Entandrophragma Cylindericum

Sapele heartwood is a medium to fairly dark reddish brown to purplish brown; sapwood whitish or pale yellow, distinct. Works fairly well with hand and machine tools, tends to tear interlocked grain in planing, saws easily, finishes well, good gluing and nailing properties, satisfactory peeling and slicing. Sapele is moderately durable, resistant to termite attack variable. Moatly used for hardwood flooring, furniture and cabinetwork, decorative moldings, joinery, paneling.


Available in the Following Stores

Boards of varying lengths are available in the following stores:

  • Stockton
    Retail/Wholesale, CA
  • Salt Lake City
    Retail/Wholesale, UT
  • Berkeley
    Retail/Wholesale, CA

Available Online

MacBeath Lumber Packs contain random-width boards, about 48 inches long, surfaced and straight-lined.
Please contact us if you need longer lengths.

Thickness Board Feet Price Weight Shipping
1" 10 BF $84.38 Order Online 27 lbs Usually ships in 2-3 business days
1" 25 BF $210.94 Order Online 67 lbs Usually ships in 2-3 business days