Characteristics of Sapelli
- Reference colour: Red brown with golden reflections
- Sapwood : Very distinct
- Grain : Average
- Wood grain : Irregular with interlocked grain
The sapelli is an exotic wood of copper brown colour, with reddish tones. Its colour is homogeneous and its veining is relatively discreet. Widely used in construction or for the manufacture of joinery, it will be perfect for interior use. Its acoustic properties have even made it a serious candidate for making acoustic or electric guitars.