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details

  • Durability class: 2-3
  • Strength class:  –
  • Mass volume: Fresh 1100-1200 kg/m3.
  • Colour: Dark brown
  • Texture: The grain is straight, sometimes wavy.
  • Drying: This timber dries slowly with less defects.
  • Hardness: 8750 N Janka
  • Screwing/nailing: Pre-drilling necessary
  • Finishing surface: Gluing and finishing are good.
  • Botanical name: Diplotropis purpurea
  • Family: Leguminosae

DESCRIPTION

The beautiful Sucupira Preto wood is used for several applications:
interior: e.g. furniture, floorings, parquet and stairs
exterior: e.g. cladding

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MACHINING

The wood relatively easy to machine, despite the high density.

ORIGIN AREA

Sucupira Preto grows in the Amazon region of Brazil, Guyana and Surinam.

OTHER NAMES

sucupira, sucupira preta (Brazilië), coeur dehors (Frans Guyana), tatabu (Guyana), zwarte kabbes (Suriname), congrio, peonia, alcornoque (Venezuela).

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