|BOTANICAL NAMES||Fagara heitzii.|
|ORIGINS FAMILY||It belongs to the family of Rutaceae (angiosperm).|
|GROWTH AREA||This tree grows below the ground of tropical area of the West Africa.|
|SPECIFIC WEIGHT||Green 550 kg/m³ – Dried 450 kg/m³ at 12% C.U.|
|TECHNOLOGICAL FEATURES||Sapwood and heartwood are slightly distinguished;
The sapwood is not clearly demarcated while the heartwood has light yellow to greyish yellow color.
It has a medium texture and a straight or interlocked grain.
|DRYING METHOD||The artificial drying must be processed very slowly and carefully.|
|MAIN USES AND WORKING||This wood can be work well without difficulties;
The only problem is the high quantity of silicon that can ruin the tools used;
Nail and screw joints hold quite well.
It is considered a very great wood for interior joinery, light carpentry, veneer, sliced veneer, frames, boxes and crates.
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