Massaranduba

Fresh, the wood is flesh-colored, darkening to greyish reddish brown, dark reddish brown or sometimes purplish brown. The heartwood is clearly distinguishable from the 30-50 mm wide white to light brown sapwood. Without a noticeable smell or taste.

  • Product Specifications

  • Origin Peru
  • Scientific name Manilka bidentata
  • Rot resistance CLASS 1
  • Termite/insect resistance Class D - durable
  • Average weight (Kiln dried to 12%) 1000 - 1100 kg/m³
  • Growth area Suriname, Guyana's, Brasil and Central-America
  • Wood type Hardwood
  • Hair Straight, sometimes slightly wavy or irregular thread
  • Machinability Easy to work with a nice smooth finish
  • Nails and screws Pre-drilling necessary
  • Applications Decking, sleepers, poles, flooring, bridges and furniture

Durability

OVERALL DURABILITY
TERMITE RESISTANT
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