This wood is rather heavy, impact resistant; it has a thin sapwood and its colour goes from greyish-white to light brown and the heartwood goes from reddish-brown to dark brown.
Specific weight: dried 600 kg / m³
Static bending strength: 10274 MPa
Compressive strength: 3825 N
Grain: straight, but sometimes interblocked
Treatability: moderately treatable
Planing: should not be difficult.
Nailing and screwing: easy.
Furniture, flooring, coatings and finishing for interiors, coffins.
||Square edged, unedged