Origin East Africa
Availability Square edged planks air dried
Colour Heartwood is reddish brown. Sapwood is pale yellowish white
Usage Sliced veneers, exterior joinery (building facade), carpen-try and interior fittings, outdoor equipment – recreation, structures and bridges in contact with soil or fresh water, acoustic barriers along railroads and highways, industrial floors and heavy framework, shipbuilding, cooperage and vat making
Durability Very Durable
Density 800-870-(920) kg/m3
Movement in Service Small
Machining Difficult
Thicknesses Up to 40mm
Specification 2500x250mm
Basic Price Level Moderate-High:Contact for pricing
Summary Chanfuta is a true multi-purpose timber and it has been compared to both Mahogany and Teak for its favorable appearance, durability, and stability.