Sonokeling wood is a category of hardwood. For the weight of this wood the type is in the number 0.77 to 0.86 with a moisture content of 15%. The texture of the rosewood is smooth. Some of the fibers are straight and some are wavy. The wood on the terrace or the middle part of this rosewood wood is blackish brown, sometimes it has a striped pattern with dark brown color.
Sonokeling wood can be turned and polished so that the final result of processing becomes more perfect and luxurious. This wood is also able to fasten the screws well so that it is not easy to damage the part that is screwed. To process sonokeling wood, you should use a machine instead of chiseling by hand because it will be quite difficult to do.