|BOTANICAL NAMES||Berlinia bracteosa.|
|ORIGINS FAMILY||It belongs to the family of Leguminosae Caesalpinioideae.|
|GROWTH AREA||This tree grows below the rainforest of tropical area of the West Africa.|
|SPECIFIC WEIGHT||Green 850 kg/m³ – Dried 650 kg/m³ at 12% C.U.|
|TECHNOLOGICAL FEATURES||Sapwood and heartwood are distinguished.
The sapwood appears whitish while the heartwood is brown-pink with some dark streaks.
This wood has a good durability but poor resistance to impacts.
Due to fungi and insects attacks, the sapwood is not workable.
|DRYING METHOD||It can easily be dried with very good results.|
|MAIN USES AND WORKING||This wood can be work well without difficulties;
It can be easily cut but the stripping is very fragile.
It is used for all interior carpentry, furniture and decorative coatings.
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