This exceptional African Sapele lumber is kiln dried, surfaced on two sides, and ready to use. Common uses for this high end material are guitars, ukuleles, and other fine woodworking projects such as furniture and boxes. A beautiful, tight “Pomelle” figure is present in most boards. This is the most figured Sapele lumber we’ve had in 20 years! If you are looking for something outstanding for your next exotic wood project, this African Sapele is an alluring choice! This slab has numerous checks, splits, and cracks present. It has a 24" end split on the opposite end of the numbers and a 12" end split on the numbered end. There is a 20" crack present at the center of the piece. It has a few scratchmarks present that can be sanded off. Suitable for tables! We recommend using a bow tie, epoxy, or both!"