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Woods that can be used:

  • Burmese Teak
  • African Teak
  • Merbau
  • Burmese Walnut

Burmese Teak

  • Heartwood is Golden-yellow, turning brown and dark brown with age.
  • Sapwood is white to pale yellowish brown.
  • Grain is straight.
  • Texture is very coarse and uneven.
  • It is one of the most naturally durable timbers of the world.
  • Very high resistance to insects and termites.

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Specifications

ProductBurmese Teak Flooring
Common NameTeak
Botanical NameTectona Grandis
OriginMyanmar
Moisture ContentBelow 15%
Density600-700 kg/M3
Bending Strength100 N/mm2
Mod of Elasticity12627 N/mm2
Janka Hardness1155 pound-force
ColourGolden Yellowish to Brown
DurabilityHigh. Practically impervious to Termites

African Teak

  • Heartwood is Golden-yellow, turning brown and dark brown with age.
  • Sapwood is white to pale yellowish brown.
  • Grain is straight.
  • Texture is very coarse and uneven.
  • It is one of the most naturally durable timbers of the world.
  • Very high resistance to insects and termites.

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Specifications

ProductAfrican Teak Flooring
Common NameTeak
Botanical NameTectona Grandis
OriginAfrica
Moisture ContentBelow 15%
Density550-650 kg/M3
Bending Strength100 N/mm2
Mod of Elasticity12627 N/mm2
Janka Hardness1155 pound-force
ColourGolden Yellowish to Brown
DurabilityHigh. Practically impervious to Termites

Merbau

  • Heartwood is yellowish to orange-brown when fresh, weathering to brown or dark red brown.
  • Sapwood is well-defined and pale yellow in colour.
  • Grain is interlocked.
  • Texture is coarse but even.
  • Very Durable and Very high resistance to termites.

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Specifications

ProductMerbau Flooring
Common NameMerbau
Botanical NameIntsia Palembanica
OriginMalaysia / Indonesia
Moisture ContentBelow 15%
Density515-1040 kg/M3
Bending Strength116 N/mm2
Mod of Elasticity15400 N/mm2
Janka Hardness1925 pound-force
ColourBrown to Reddish Brown
DurabilityHigh. Practically impervious to Termites

Burmese Walnut

  • Heartwood vary from light walnut brown to deep chocolate, finely streaked with darker lines to dark brown or brownish-black.
  • Sapwood is reddish white or pinkish white and narrow.
  • Grain fairly straight, with a medium texture.
  • Durable under cover.
  • It is resistant to dry rot and termites but not entirely immune to it.

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Specifications

ProductBurmese Walnut Flooring
Common NameBurmese Walnut
Botanical NameTerminalia Tomentosa
OriginMyanmar
Moisture ContentBelow 15%
Density850 kg/M3
Bending Strength106 N/mm2
Mod of Elasticity13150 N/mm2
Janka Hardness1800 pound-force
ColourBrown to Dark Brown
DurabilityModerate High