Grandis

Eucalyptus Grandis
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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.

Properties

DENSITY 550
MODULUS OF RUPTURE MPA DRY 87
RADIAL SHRINKAGE 4%
HARDNESS (JANKA) (kN) 5.0
FINISH Good
DURABILITY Durable
MACHINING Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
GLUING Good
GROWING REGION Uruguay
SPECIFIC GRAVITY 0.60
MODULUS OF ELASTICITY GPA DRY 12
TANGENTIAL SHRINKAGE 7%
STABILITY Fair
AVAILABILITY Widely
SUSCEPTIBLE TO LYCTUS BORER No

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