Zebrawood Knife Scales
Other names: Zebrano
Natural Range: West Africa
Zebrawood is grown in the West Africa region, the trees can grow up to 70 – 135 feet with a truck diameter of 3-5 feet wide. Zebrawood is often used for veneers, tool handles, boat building, and knife handles.
Zebrawood has a light brown or cream color with black streaks resembling zebra stripes. Zebrawood is dense and hearty, I would make sure you have a sharp blade before milling it. There is a mild Oder while cutting the wood, a respirator is recommended.
Zebrawood Knife Scales:
Zebrawood is one of my favorite species to make knife scales out of. If you’re looking for an easy species to work with I would recommend purchasing these knife scales!