Red gum

Wood species : Red gum
English name : Red gum
Alternative name : Sweetgum, Sapgum, American sweetgum, Alligator-wood, American-storax, Bilsted, Satin-walnut, Star-leaved gum
Botanical name : Liquidambar styraciflua
Type : Hardwood
Tree size / Height : 30 m
Trunk / Diameter : 1 m
Location : Mexico, United States, North America
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.46
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,55
Janka Hardness : 3780 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 86,2 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 11,31 GPa
Crushing Strength : 43,6 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 5,3%
Tangential : 10,2%
Volumetric : 15,8%
T/R Ratio : 1,9
m³/BDU : 2,27
m³/BDMT : 2,08
Ton/BDU : 2,80
Tonne/BDU : 2,54
Tonne/BDMT : 2,34
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