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Camphor

Camphor
Product Code: Camphor
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CAMPHOR
Ocotea usambarensis
Family: Lauraceae

Distribution:
Kenya and Tanzania


Properties

For its weight, Camphor exhibits extremely good strength properties. It has low stiffness and resistance to shock loads, and medium crushing strength. The wood works easily with both hand and machine tools. It nails, screws and glues satisfactorily, stains easily and can be brought to a very good finish. A very durable wood.

Uses

Furniture, interior and exterior joinery, flooring, panelling and cabinet work.

Properties
Applications Carving,Lining drawers and kists
Colour Yellow / White
Grain Pattern Even
Workability Medium

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