Balata / Massaranduba

Wood species : Balata / Massaranduba
English name : Balata / Massaranduba
Alternative name : Ausubo, Cow-tree, Chicozapote, Ausubo, Nispero, Beefwood, Bolletri, Balata rouge, Macaranduba
Botanical name : Manilkara bidentata
Type : Hardwood
Tree size / Height : 30 - 46 m
Trunk / Diameter : 0,6 - 1,2 m
Location : South America
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.85
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 1,06
Janka Hardness : 14190 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 204,8 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 22,98 GPa
Crushing Strength : 92,3 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 6,3%
Tangential : 9,4%
Volumetric : 16,9%
T/R Ratio : 1,5
m³/BDU : 1,28
m³/BDMT : 1,18
Ton/BDU : 1,76
Tonne/BDU : 1,60
Tonne/BDMT : 1,47
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