Fagara heitzii


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.


Registered office in BOLOGNA – Via Guido Reni, 2/2
Administrative and operative Headquarters in IMOLA - via Provinciale Selice, 54/A IMOLA – via Provinciale Selice, 54/A
Share Capital € 7.764.800,00.
R.E.A.Registration n n. 347792
Business Register BO n. 61694
Fiscal code and VAT registration n. 04163110374
Mechanised processing code 029562.

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