|BOTANICAL NAMES||Nauclea diderrichii.|
|ORIGINS FAMILY||It belongs to the family of Rubiacées.|
|GROWTH AREA||This tree generally grows in the forests of the tropic-equatorial belt, from the Gulf of Guinea to the Cameroun.|
|SPECIFIC WEIGHT||Green 900 kg/m³ – Dried 700 kg/m³ at 12% C.U.|
|TECHNOLOGICAL FEATURES||The wood is perfect golden yellow or yellow orange slightly mottled.
Stable wood colour when used for interior applications.
The sapwood is well demarcated;
The texture is medium while the grain is irregular and often twisted.
Badì – Bilinga has also a great resistance to the parasite attacks.
|DRYING METHOD||It is difficult to dry, this is due to its high interlocked grain.|
|MAIN USES AND WORKING||Generally, this wood is used for shipbuilding, heavy carpentry, sleepers, hydraulic works (even for seawater uses), decking, exterior paneling and bridges.|
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