Blackbutt

Eucalyptus Pilularis
bbutt 2400
Eucalyptus Pilularis

Heartwood pale brown, but northern material may sometimes display a slight pinkish tinge. Sapwood distinctively paler. Texture medium and even. Grain usually straight. Gum veins are common.

Properties

DENSITY 900
MODULUS OF RUPTURE MPA DRY 144
RADIAL SHRINKAGE 4%
HARDNESS (JANKA) (kN) 9.0
FINISH Good
DURABILITY Durable
MACHINING Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
GLUING Poor
GROWING REGION Australia
SPECIFIC GRAVITY 0.90
MODULUS OF ELASTICITY GPA DRY 19
TANGENTIAL SHRINKAGE 7%
STABILITY Good
AVAILABILITY Widely
SUSCEPTIBLE TO LYCTUS BORER No

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