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Vitex (Pacific Teak)

Vitex Cofassus

Vitex is a durable hardwood with a pale yellowish to creamy-grey appearance. Texture is fine and slightly lustrous with an even grain.

Origin
Asia Pacific
Density
700

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
700
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
113
Radial Shrinkage
2%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
5.6
Finish
Excellent
Durability
Durable
Machining
Good
Split Resistance Screwing
Fair
Split Resistance Nailing
Fair
Gluing
Poor
Growing Region
Asia Pacific
Specific Gravity
0.7
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
12
Tangential Shrinkage
4%
Stability
Fair
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No
Availability
Available