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Hi Everyone

Away on holiday at the moment and saw this wooden panelling in a park and was wondering what wood it was. I guessed iroko perhaps but honestly have no idea. Any thoughts?

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 Post subject: Re: What wood is this?
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teak as a guess, not sure though.

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Without knowing what the coating is,if any,its hard to be certain.Some of it looks like sapele.


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I'd think its price would preclude its being teak. Afrormosia? Could be sapele. As above, the finish could be coloured.


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It's in Gibraltar


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I went back and taken a couple more pics. Ones in bright sunlight so colour looks a little different. It's very similar to someone's new gate at home in the UK near us. Will try to snap one of that too. I hope to build a workshop/garden house next summer and this looks like a really nice wood to clad it in...


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