Our extra wide West African idigbo timber is a moderately durable hardwood and has a number of suitable external and internal uses. Many choose idigbo as it is an inexpensive and similar looking alternative to oak. Offering incredible durability and good workability makes it suitable for a range of applications.
Name: Terminalia ivorensis
Origin: West Africa
Uses: Internal and external joinery, mouldings
With a colour ranging from yellow to light brown, Idigbo has a relatively straight grain and medium to fairly coarse texture. It can be easily machined or cut with hand tools and has a lovely, clean finish.
|Applications||Joinery, furniture, garden furniture|
How is your Extra Wide Timber constructed?
All extra wide timber is constructed from three or five staves of timber of the same width and pre-joined by our expert team using one of two joints:
The number staves used will depend on the finished width:
For stability of the finished product; timber 20mm to 24mm thicknesses are limited to a maximum width of 350mm.
Extra Wide Edge Finish
You can choose from either one of our edge finish options:
All our extra wide timber come pre-sanded with 120 grit paper and is unfinished, ready for the finish of your choice. We recommend that the extra wide timber is treated with a finish suitable for your uses and preference as soon as possible. This will protect your timber from marks and water absorption. Please note that if the timber absorbs moisture it may move causing the boards to warp.
UK Postage & Packing Charges
|Delivery Option||Order Weight|
|+38p per kg over 20kg||+48p per kg over 100kg|
|+£1.35 per kg over 20kg||+£1.75 per kg over 100kg|
**Prices exclude VAT**
Orders are sent via TNT Express (or similar courier) (Next Working Day).