SCIENTIFIC NAME: Mansonia altissima
THICKNESS: 26 / 40 / 53 / 65 / 78 / 105mm
WIDTH: 150++ (10% 100 a 140)
Color/Appearance: brown Sapwood: clearly demarcated
Workability: considered difficult to work with on account of its density and hardness, and has a moderate blunting effect on tool cutters.
Common Uses: Cabinetwork (high class furniture), Veneer for back or face of plywood, Interior panelling, Flooring, Exterior joinery, Shingles, Light carpentry, Resistant to one or several acids, Sliced veneer, Interior joinery, Moulding, Turned goods, Rolling shutters, Ship building (planking and deck), Glued laminated.