The light wood, almost white, becomes pinkish after vaporization and drying. Under light the colour seems to be pale-yellow. The medullary rays are visible and they characterize the drawing of the wood.
it has a non-differentiated heart.
Specific weight: dried 730 kg / m³
Grain: straight and sometimes spiral.
Texture: fine and uniform.
Static bending strength: 1200 kg / cm²
Compressive strength: 620 kg / cm²
Drying: slow with a risk of warps.
Nailing and screwing: pre-drilling recommended.
Main uses: Interior furniture, flooring, stairs, plywood, kitchen items, packaging like fruit boxes.
||Square edged, unedged