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FRAKE (WHITE/BLACK)

FRAKE (WHITE/BLACK)

Range zone:
West Africa.
Family:
Africa hardwood.
Botanical name:
Terminalia Superba.
Trade name:
Afara, Limba, Akom.
Average specific weight:
550 kg/m3.

DETAILS

In Italy, Coràoffers made-to-measure services as per customer specification, providing the thickness and length production and delivery as requested.

General description: Wood colour varies from yellowish brown to yellowish white, the heartwood can have blackish streaks(Black Frakè "round" or "starred" centre); straight, compact grain; coarse, uniform texture. Possible larvae holes.

Uses: internal joinery, shop fittings, furniture,desks, turning, chests and light contsruction; functional plywood, the black heartwood is used in decorative veneering.

Use: Inside

 

DIMENSIONS

The best timber is earmarked for Italian production. This selection, along with our careful controls during processing and transformation, results in offering the highest quality to the Italian market.

There is a distinction between White Frakè (yellow colour) and Black Frakè (dark streaking). In case of Black Frakè it is possible to find tiny larvae holes.

WHITE Frakè

Semi-trimmed - our production (ITA)

BLACK Frakè

Trimmed at origin

Semi-trimmed - our production (ITA)

Sawn timber - our production (ITA)

Thicknesses

27/33/40/50/52/60/70/80


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