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Cedrela Calantas
surian 2400
Cedrela Calantas

Heartwood reddish brown. Sapwood narrow, pale red and distinctive. Texture moderately coarse. Grain often interlocked. Characteristic cedar odour. The wood is very similar to that of Australian red cedar. Also known as Kalantas, Red Cedar.

Properties

DENSITY 480
MODULUS OF RUPTURE MPA DRY 65
RADIAL SHRINKAGE 4%
HARDNESS (JANKA) (kN) 2.0
FINISH Excellent
DURABILITY Durable
MACHINING Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
SPLIT RESISTANCE Good
GLUING Fair
GROWING REGION Asia Pacific
SPECIFIC GRAVITY 0.45
MODULUS OF ELASTICITY GPA DRY 8
TANGENTIAL SHRINKAGE 7%
STABILITY Good
AVAILABILITY Available
SUSCEPTIBLE TO LYCTUS BORER Yes

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