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    Red Heart Chakte, also known as Chakte Kok, is a vibrant and sought-after exotic hardwood originating from the tropical regions of Central America, particularly from countries like Mexico and Belize. Renowned for its striking reddish-pink to deep red colour, this wood is highly prized for its aesthetic appeal and workability, making it a favourite among woodworkers and artisans.

    The heartwood of Red Heart Chakte is where the wood truly shines, offering hues that can range from a vivid pink to a deeper reddish tone, which can darken subtly over time to a more rich, brownish-red. The wood is moderately hard, dense, and has a fine texture with a natural luster, which allows it to be finished to a high gloss.

    In terms of applications, Red Heart Chakte is extensively used in the creation of fine furniture, cabinetry, musical instruments, and decorative objects. Its ability to be turned and carved with precision also makes it a preferred choice for small specialty items such as knife handles, jewellery boxes, and ornamental pieces. Moreover, its unique coloration ensures that each piece stands out as a work of art, embodying both beauty and durability.

    Exotic Hardwoods UK Ltd is recognised as a leading supplier of this exceptional hardwood, among many others. They are known for their commitment to quality and sustainability, ensuring that each piece of Red Heart Chakte and other exotic woods they provide is sourced responsibly. Their extensive inventory and expertise in exotic hardwoods make them a go-to source for woodworkers, designers, and artisans seeking the finest materials for their projects. By choosing Exotic Hardwoods UK Ltd, customers are assured of premium-quality wood that meets their specific needs for both aesthetics and functionality.