Brazilian Ipe

Handroanthus spp

We have also secured a sizeable virtual inventory of this increasingly rare wood that can only be legally sourced from Brazil from reclaimed wood.

Durability and versatility.

Ipe wood is renowned not only for its durability and versatility but also for its captivating aesthetics. Its rich color variations range from warm reddish-brown tones to deep olive or dark blackish-brown hues, often highlighted by contrasting stripes, showcasing a natural beauty and sophistication. These unique color variations add visual interest and contribute to a distinct and appealing aesthetic, making ipe wood a popular choice for architectural and interior design projects.

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Rugged artistry.

Durability and Longevity. Ipe wood boasts exceptional strength and resilience against insects, making it an ideal choice for outdoor projects. Its remarkable performance on the Coney Island boardwalk, enduring heavy foot traffic for 25 years, solidifies its position as a premier option for decking and exterior applications.

Artistry. Despite its rugged nature, Ipe wood can be skillfully crafted into sleek finishes, making it perfect for creating top-notch furniture and intricate designs that appeal to experienced craftsmen.

Additional information.

Average Dried Weight:

69 lbs/ft3 (1,100 kg/m3)

Janka Hardness:

3,510 lbf (15,620 N)

Crushing Strength:

13,600 lbf/in2 (93.8 MPa)