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PADOUK


Range zone:
West Africa, Angola, Nigeria.
Family:
Africa hardwood.
Botanical name:
Pterocarpus.
Trade name:
Coral Wood, Padauk.
Average specific weight:
720 kg/m3.

DETAILS

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

General description: bright blood red coloured heartwood turning to purple-brown with red veins on drying, clearly distinguishable wide whitish sapwood; straight grain, quite coarse texture.

Uses: top quality furniture, fancy wood turning, in-lay, utensil and knife handles; oars; flooring. To maintain the red colour, this wood must be varnished as quickly as possible, avoiding exposure to prolonged light.

Use: Inside

 

DIMENSIONS

Our exclusively Italian production, along with our careful controls at every phase of production, result in the highest quality for the Italian market.

Range

Trimmed without sapwood our production (ITA)

Sawn logs our production (ITA)

Thicknesses

27/40/50/60/65/80


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