grandis 2400

Grandis

Eucalyptus Grandis

A large, fast growing plantation hardwood. Heartwood pink to pale red. Sapwood not always clearly differentiated. Texture moderately coarse but even. Grain straight. Excellent for mill work. Available in long lengths. Also known as Red Grandis.

Origin
Uruguay
Density
550

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
550
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
87
Radial Shrinkage
4%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
5.0
Finish
Good
Durability
Durable
Machining
Good
Split Resistance Screwing
Good
Split Resistance Nailing
Good
Gluing
Good
Growing Region
Uruguay
Specific Gravity
0.60
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
12
Tangential Shrinkage
7%
Stability
Fair
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No
Availability
Widely