Goncalo Alves is commonly referred to as “Tigerwood” or “Brazilian Tigerwood” among flooring dealers. The wood has superb stiffness, strength, hardness, and durability. However, density and other mechanical properties can vary widely depending on the growing site and source region. The name “Jobillo” is sometimes used to refer to higher grades of Goncalo Alves among woodturners.
Common Uses: Flooring, veneers, furniture, cabinetry, carving, turned objects, and other small wood specialty objects such as: pool cues, archery bows, knife handles, etc.
- Grade: Select & Better
- Kiln Dried
- Random Width
***Boards are considered rough stock and may have minor defects such as knots, end checks, and wane
If you require a certain width specification it is advised you call the store at 1 (506) 854-1840, or email firstname.lastname@example.org to confirm whether or not we can accommodate your request.