Blackbean

Black Bean

Branch 95

Heartwood ranges from Dark Brown to Chocolate shades deepening almost to black. Grain is usually straight but can be wavy or interlocked resulting in a deep, decorative appearance. The sapwood is white to yellow in colour with striated vessel lines prominent on longitudinal surfaces.

Origin
QLD
Density
770

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
770
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
115
Radial Shrinkage
1.8
Hardness (janka) (kN)
7.5
Durability
1/1
Machining
Excellent
Split Resistance Screwing
Good
Split Resistance Nailing
Good
Gluing
Difficult
Growing Region
QLD
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
15
Tangential Shrinkage
5.8
Stability
Good
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
Yes
Availability
Widely