Hardwood Lumber IdentifierExtensive information on domestic & exotic hardwoods.
|DESCRIPTION||The heartwood is a Darkish-brown, while the sapwood is a Pale pink. This lumber features a Medium to fine grain texture.|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Anadenanthera Colubrina|
|OTHER NAMES||Diamond Cherry; Curupay; Patagonian Rosewood|
|MECHANICAL PROPERTIES||This wood has a static bending strength of 1672 kg/cm2|
|WORKING PROPERTIES||This wood is easily planned when cut with an angle of 15 degrees. Curupay also sands very easily and it takes a finish well.|
|USES||Stairways turnery, Heavy constructions door and window frames, Garden Furniture turnery, Decking, Flooring, Wood carvings, Truck beds|
|COMMENTS||The tree reaches heights up to 27 meters.|