Iroko / African teak

Wood species : Iroko / African teak
English name : Iroko / African teak
Alternative name : Semli, Odoum, Rokko, Oroko, Abang, Mandji, Mereira, Kambala, Mvule, Lusanga, Mokongo, Molundu, Mvuli, Tule mufala
Botanical name : Chlorophora excelsa / Milicia excelsa
Type : Hardwood
Tree size / Height : 30 - 40 m
Trunk / Diameter : 1 - 1,5 m
Location : Africa
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.55
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,68
Janka Hardness : 5610 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 87,6 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 9,38 GPa
Crushing Strength : 54,0 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 2,8%
Tangential : 3,8%
Volumetric : 8,8%
T/R Ratio : 1,4
m³/BDU : 1,98
m³/BDMT : 1,82
Ton/BDU : 2,35
Tonne/BDU : 2,13
Tonne/BDMT : 1,96
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