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Hoop Pine

Araucaria cunninghamii

Hoop pine is a softwood widely used in general construction purposes, interiors, and for furniture. Otherwise known as Queensland Pine, Colonial Pine, Moreton Bay Pine.

Origin
QLD
Density
530

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
530
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
90
Radial Shrinkage
2.5%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
3.4
Finish
Good
Durability
Non Durable
Machining
Good
Split Resistance Screwing
Good
Split Resistance Nailing
Good
Gluing
Good
Growing Region
QLD
Specific Gravity
0.53
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
13
Tangential Shrinkage
3.6%
Stability
Good
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
No
Availability
Widely