Chakte Kok - Sickingia salvadorensis
Chakte Kok (also called the Red Heart or Manglitto) has a fiery red colouring that darks to pink and to honey-yellow after a while. The wood is finely porous, straight grained with occasional wavy to irregular grain. Through his hard nature, its great to grind and polish. Chakte Kok is to be found in the forests of Mexico, especially around Yucatan.
Source Region: Mexico, Yucatan
This material is top turning grade material!!! PLEASE NOTE: In addition to our standard return policy conditions, all costs incurred to ship wood back to Bachmann KT GmbH will be at the buyers expense. The wood cannot be machined in any way, and must have our stamp on it. Since this is a natural product, the grain may differ from the picture.