OKAN

Cylicodiscus gabunensis

Okan - West Africa

OKAN

OriginWest Africa
AvailabilitySquare edged planks air dried / Kiln dried 
Colour

The heartwood of Okan is yellow to golden brown with a more or less light to dark olive green hue, which becomes reddish brown under the influence of sunlight.

Usage
  • Hydraulic works (seawater)
  • Sleepers, heavy carpentry
  • Sculpture, bridges (parts in contact with water or ground)
  • Flooring, poles, industrial or heavy flooring
  • Vehicle or container flooring, turned goods
  • Bridges (parts not in contact with water or ground)
DurabilityVery Durable
Density910 kg/m3 KD
Movement in ServiceMedium
MachiningMedium
Thicknesses5 to 8 cm
Specification

Width 150 to 400 mm

Length 2400 to 5000 mm

Basic Price LevelModerate-High: Contact for pricing
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