BILINGA / OPEPE

Nauclea diderrichii

Bilinga - West Africa

BILINGA / OPEPE

OriginWest Africa
AvailabilitySquare edged planks air dried / Kiln dried
ColourHeartwood golden Yellow or orangey yellow slightly moiré
Usage

Sleepers, Poles, Hydraulic works (seawater), Industrial or heavy flooring, Cabinetwork (high class furniture), Sliced veneer, Exterior panelling, Interior panelling, Resistant to one or several acids.

DurabilityVery Durable
Density800-870-(920) kg/m³
Movement in ServiceSmall
MachiningNormal
ThicknessesUp to 40mm
Specification2500x250mm
Basic Price LevelModerate-High: Contact for pricing
SummaryThe wood is extremely heavy. The diameter of the logs is between 60 and 90 centimetres. The heartwood is golden to orange-yellow and slightly shimmering. The sapwood has an interlocking grain.

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