Cuban mahogany

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Cuban mahogany is prized for its characteristics -- it is hard, heavy, and extremely durable.
About the only thing wrong with Cuban mahogany is that you cannot easily purchase it.
Cuban mahogany, which is also called baywood and Havana wood (Swietenia mahogani), is widely considered the top mahogany, but over-harvesting wiped out what was considered to be Cuba's finest natural resource.
In other words, no point in wearing the full rig if you then skewered yourself as a heavyweight slab of Cuban mahogany slammed shut midway through your sweeping entrance or exit leading to a severe dignity-loss scenario.
Cuban mahogany was once the source of choice, but supplies are impossible to get.