Brazilian Cherry (Jatoba) beams are great for gazebos, trellises, benches, and other exterior projects. Brazilian Cherry outperforms many woods outdoors and is extremely strong. Buy your hardwood beams direct from the source!
Jatoba Lumber VS Other Common Lumber Species
|Red Oak||Spruce Pine|
|Janka Hardness||2,820 lb||1,290 lb||700 lb|
|Modulus of Rupture||22,5110 lbf/in²||14,380 lbf/in²||14,380 lbf/in²|
|Elastic Modulus||2,745,000 lbf/in²||1,761,000 lbf/in²||1,405,000 lbf/in²|
|Crushing Strength||11,780 lbf/in²||6,780 lbf/in²||5,660 lbf/in²|
|Average Dry Weight||57 lbs/ft³||44 lbs/ft³||33 lbs/ft³|