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View Poll Results: Concerning White Mahogany a.k.a. Primavera
I have worked it like it 1 9.09%
I have worked it but it is too expensive 0 0%
I have worked it but did not like it 0 0%
I have never worked White Mahogany 1 9.09%
I have never heard of it 7 63.64%
I have never heard of it, but Googled it and it looks interesting 2 18.18%
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post #1 of 2 Old 04-28-2009, 07:55 PM Thread Starter
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Primavera a.k.a. White Mahogany

Has anyone ever worked this species? I have an opportunity to acquire a substantial amount of it, but since I know zero about it, I want to do a little research first.

Thanks for any feedback.

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I've worked small amounts of it, found it easy to work, but not what I consider a quality wood and very subject to blue stain which ruins the appearance. The grain IS quite similar to mahogany, and it is very light colored, thus the alternate common name.

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