Up for sale is this Hardwood turning blank. It is Leopardwood ( Roupala brasiliensis.) and measures 1.5″ x 1.5″ x 12.0″ . The color is a yellowish orange , with streaks of medium to dark reddish brown. Leopardwood is pale pinkish brown to medium brown with flaky, speckled figure with dark flecks, varying from a small lace like pattern to a larger “splashy” figure. The texture of Leopardwood is fairly coarse. It is moderately hard and works easy and takes a lustrous finish. Fairly scarce.It is the perfect size for a Wood Turning Tool handle. It would also work well for other tool handles. Design your own and turn it out on your wood lathe, finish anyway you like and have a unique tool that shows who you are and fits and feels just like you want!
I also sell this wood hand turned into Wood Turning tool handles so please check my store for availability.