I have a piece I got from a millwork shop that uses it for stair treads. Pretty unremarkable (at least what I have) looking sorta orange stuff.
Used it to make a jig and immediately snapped the screw head off in the predrilled hole. I'ts about the same as ipe - best used for boat anchors.
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