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Afrormosia

Afrormosia
Product Code: Afrormosia
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Botanical name: Pericopsis elata
Family: Leguminosae

Distribution:
Found in the Ivory Coast, Ghana, DRC and Nigeria.

Properties:
It has a medium stiffness, high crushing strength and medium shock resistance. The interlocked grain can affect machining. Afrormosia glues well and takes a good finish. It is very durable and extremely resistant to preservative treatment.

Description and uses:
It is used extensively for joinery where a very attractive, strong, stable and durable wood is required. It makes an attractive floor and is also used for boat building and marine piling.

Properties
Applications Joinery,Shopfitting,Furniture,Boatbuilding,Outdoor
Colour Light Brown
Grain Pattern Even
Workability Medium

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