amoora 1200

Amoora

Amoora Spp

Sapwood is straw coloured and is sharply differentiated from the heartwood, which is brick red or dark red when fresh, darkening to dark red brown or walnut brown on exposure. Grain is interlocked or irregular. Texture is slightly coarse and even. Also known as Bekak.

Origin
Asia Pacific
Density
700

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
700
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
117
Radial Shrinkage
2.5%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
7.0
Finish
Excellent
Durability
Durable
Machining
Fair
Split Resistance Screwing
Fair
Split Resistance Nailing
Excellent
Gluing
Good
Growing Region
Asia Pacific
Specific Gravity
0.70
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
17
Tangential Shrinkage
2.5%
Stability
Good
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
Yes
Availability
Available