Marine - AYOUS
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AYOUS

AYOUS

Range zone:
Tropical West Africa.
Botanical name:
Triplochiton Scleroxylon.
Trade name:
Obeche, Samba, Wawa.
Average specific weight:
380 Kg/m3.

DETAILS

General description: cream-white to light yellow colouring; quite fine, uniform texture, normally an interlocked grain. Produces thin bands on radially cut surfaces.

Uses: Used in boat-building in the construction of interior furnishing and walls.

 

QUALITY

Supply is from the Ivory Coast and Cameroon with the relative differences in product quality.

Range

Trimmed at origin/ Dried

Thicknesses

27/30/35/40/50/55/60/65/70/75/80/85/90/100

Lengths

da 120 a 300 (Ivory Coast)

da 120 a 480 (Cameroon)