Up for sale is this Hardwood turning blank. It is Tigre Caspri from South America (Zygia cataractae) and measures 1.5″ x 1.5″ x 6.0″ . Tigre Caspri is also known as Marblewood. Tigre Caspi (Marblewood) has an unsusual combination of dark brown, or nearly black, lines on a creamy yellow with high contrast. It is hard and dense with a very characteristic marbling color scheme that displays high contrast. The figure ranges from straight to wavy. It is hard and heavy, very fine texture. It is the perfect size for a Wood Chisel handle, Bottle Stopper, and more. 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 chisel handles for either socket or tang type chisels so please check my store for availability.