rosewood 2400

Rosewood

Pterocarpus Indicus

Heartwood can be either golden brown or a dark blood red. Sapwood pale yellow. Texture medium. Grain variable. The freshly cut wood has a fragrant odour often highly figured. Also known as New Guinea Rosewood, Solomon Islands Rosewood.

Origin
Asia Pacific
Density
650

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
650
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
95
Radial Shrinkage
1%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
5.0
Finish
Excellent
Durability
Durable
Machining
Excellent
Split Resistance Screwing
Good
Split Resistance Nailing
Good
Gluing
Good
Growing Region
Asia Pacific
Specific Gravity
0.65
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
12
Tangential Shrinkage
2%
Stability
Excellent
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No
Availability
Available