Khaya / African mahogany

Wood species : Khaya / African mahogany
English name : Khaya / African mahogany
Alternative name : Lagos mahagony
Botanical name : Khaya ivorensis
Type : Hardwood
Tree size / Height : 30 - 40 m
Trunk / Diameter : 1 - 1,5 m
Location : Angola, Cote D'Ivoire, Cameroon, Gabon, Ghana, Liberia, Nigeria
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.42
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,69
Janka Hardness : 4040 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 84,4 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 9,54 GPa
Crushing Strength : 55,9 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 3,7%
Tangential : 6,6%
Volumetric : 10,3%
T/R Ratio : 1,8
m³/BDU : 2,42
m³/BDMT : 2,22
Ton/BDU : 1,87
Tonne/BDU : 1,69
Tonne/BDMT : 1,56
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