|BOTANIC NAME :||Manikara bidentata|
|OTHER NAME :||Bulletwood|
|ORIGIN :||South America|
|PROPERTIES :||Very hard, good resistance to most insect attack|
|USAGE :||Woodworking, woodturning, furniture|
Massaranduba is a reddish-brown wood, very hard and durable with good resistance to most insect attack. It is a woos with a very nice finish in woodturning and woodworking and furniture making. Grain straight to interlocked or wavy. Fine uniform texture with low natural luster.