Sapele is a large tree, up to 45 m high and native to tropical Africa. It is a very stable timber and is one of our most commonly requested for. We purchase this timber through various timber merchants throughout the UK.
Factory pre-finishing of this product, using spray applied, microporous coatings can be either to an Opaque or Translucent finish. The Opaque finish consists of two basecoats (Primer) and a Topcoat of the desired colour. The Translucent finish is achieved by applying a Basecoat & two topcoats of a chosen stain (ie: teak, oak, walnut, mahogany, etc)