Bubinga. [Guibourtia demeusei].  Known also as African Rosewood.

 

A species of West Africa; this timber is imported in small volumes mainly for use in high quality shopfitting, cabinetry and by wood working enthusiasts. Bubinga is medium red-brown to almost purple in colour at times.

 

It is relatively easy to work and weights 800-950kg/m3. Boards in 25mm 38mm and 50mm are normal stock holdings in small volumes

 

Brisbane, Sunshine Coast, Gold Coast, New South Wales north, mid and central coast, Newcastle, Sydney, Wollongong, Southern Highlands, Melbourne.