Straight in grained, reddish brown with fine and even grain.
It is free from voids and pockets.
The reddish and brown seasoned over time. Excellent workability known to all wood craftsmen.
Straight in grained, reddish brown with fine and even grain. It is free from voids and pockets. The reddish and brown seasoned over time. Excellent workability known to all wood craftsmen and displays a reddish sheen when polished. Commonly known to be durable, popular and well sought after by many designers. Mahogany can be dressed up with different color stains that each will still exudes its own originality while maintaining the calmness and sheen in any interior environment.
WOOD SPECIES DETAILS
NAME IN OTHER COUNTRIES
Giai ngua (Vanuatu);
Caoba (Central America);
Orura (Venezuela); Aguano (Burma, Peru);
Crura (Bolivia); American mahogany, baywood (UK);
Amerikaans mahonie (Netherland);
Acajou amerique (France); Mahagony,
broadleaf Mahagony (USA)
Java. Grown at dry and wet area.
The tree can reach 30m in height and diameter can reach up to 100cm. Cylinderical shape tree and no buttresses
It is red in the center of the wood and light red yellowish but will turn dark reddish to chocolate brownish
Smooth with straight grains, may have interlocked, irregular and wavy grains. Texture is medium and uniform, with moderate natural luster.
Moderate durable to very durable.
500 – 600kg/m3
MODULUS OF RUPTURE
MODULUS OF ELASTIC
Easy to work with hand tools and machining.
Furniture, flooring, plywood, veneers, musical instruments, boatbuilding, door, window frame and carvings.