Chakte Viga


Chakte Viga (Copulteria platyloba) also known as Mexican Pernambuco. This species has a pleasant orange-red color that can darken over time. When finished the blanks are strongly iridescent. It is a moderately hard species, that works easily and finishes well. Native to Mexico and other Central American countries. The thin stock lumber is ready for milling. We also have a nice selection of turning stock.

Due to international shipping restrictions, we can only ship this product in the United States.

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Product Image Product Name
Chakte Viga 3/8” x 3” x 24” - (Shipping available to US only) Chakte Viga 3/8” x 3” x 24” - (Shipping available to US only) SKU: CHAKTE3-8X3X24
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Chakte Viga

Wood is a natural product, and pieces may vary slightly.  Due to wood movement, shrinkage and expansion, please measure each piece carefully.  The thin stock is surfaced on two sides and dimensioned within +/-1/8” of size listed.


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Country of Manufacture Mexico

WARNING: Wood Dust created by Drilling, sawing, sanding or machining wood products can expose you to wood dust, a substance known to the State of California to cause cancer. Avoid inhaling wood dust or use a dust mask or other safeguards for personal protection.