Big-Leaf mahogany

Wood species : Big-Leaf mahogany
English name : Big-Leaf mahogany
Alternative name : Broad-leaved mahogany, Brazilian mahogany, Large-leaved mahogany, Genuine mahogany, Tropical American mahogany, Acajou, Caoba
Botanical name : Swietenia macrophylla
Type : Hardwood
Tree size / Height : 45 m
Trunk / Diameter : 2 m
Location : Bolivia, Brazil, Belize, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Venezuela
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.526
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,66
Janka Hardness : 4000 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 80,4 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 9,56 GPa
Crushing Strength : 45,2 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 3,0%
Tangential : 4,1%
Volumetric : 7,8%
T/R Ratio : 1,4
m³/BDU : 2,42
m³/BDMT : 2,22
Ton/BDU : 1,60
Tonne/BDU : 1,45
Tonne/BDMT : 1,34
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