Red Marblewood’s overall appearance is very similar to African Zebrawood although Marblewood tends to have a finer texture. Rated as durable to very durable regarding decay resistance, with moderate resistance to insect attack.
Tends to be difficult to work on account of its high density. Marblewood can have a moderate to severe blunting effect on tool cutters. Glues, turns, and finishes well—though there is a high risk of checking and resin exudation during drying.
4/4 Select grade, kiln dried. Random Widths and 8-10′ Lengths.