Scientific Name: Caesalpinia echinata
Location: Brazil
Dried Weight: 61lbs/ft3
Janka Hardness: 2,800lbf
Crushing Strength: not available


The heartwood of Brazilwood is a yellowish orange color and the sapwood is a whitish yellow color. The grain is usually straight and it has a fine even texture. Brazilwood has a good natural lustre. The end grain is diffuse-porous. Brazilwood is very durable when it comes to decay. It has good workability and responds well to machining and shaping.