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Queensland Maple

Branch 95

Heartwood is pink to brownish pink, tan- red, mid- brown, straw through to honey while the narrow sapwood band is coloured white to pale grey. The grain is somewhat interlocked, at times it exhibits, fiddle back and ripple caused by sudden dips in the growth rings.

Origin
QLD
Density
575

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
575
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
77
Radial Shrinkage
0.15
Hardness (janka) (kN)
4.7
Machining
Good
Split Resistance Screwing
Great
Split Resistance Nailing
Great
Gluing
Great
Growing Region
QLD
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
10
Tangential Shrinkage
0.25
Stability
Good
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No