karri 2400

Karri

Eucalyptus Diversicolor

Heartwood is reddish brown, paler in colour than Jarrah when fresh, but maturing to a more uniform brown. The grain is interlocked with some wavy grain, the texture is even and moderately coarse. Also known as Western Australian Karri.

Origin
Australia
Density
900

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
900
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
132
Radial Shrinkage
4.5%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
9.0
Finish
Good
Durability
Durable
Machining
Fair
Split Resistance Screwing
Fair
Split Resistance Nailing
Fair
Gluing
Fair
Growing Region
Australia
Specific Gravity
0.88
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
19
Tangential Shrinkage
10%
Stability
Good
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No
Availability
Widely