African Padauk

African Padauk Lumber

African Padauk Lumber

Botanical Name: Pterocarpus Soyauxii

African Padauk wood is so durable that it is naturally resistant to termites. When placed into the earth, Padauk wood can last over 25 years without any treatment. This wonderful exotic hardwood can be found in high quality furniture, tool handles and other decorative items.

Buy African Paduak lumber for sale from Advantage Trim & Lumber Company.

Description: Heartwood color starts at a deep red and, upon exposure to the sun, tones down to a dark purple-brown with red streaks. Grain is straight to interlocked. Texture is slightly open grained.
Other Names: Camwood, Barwood, Corail, Bosulu, Ngula, Mutuni, Mbe
Origin: Africa
Working Properties: Despire its heavy weight, Padauk has a slight blunting effect on cutters and machines easily. Nails, screws, and glues very well. Polishes to a excellent finish.
Mechanical Properties: Bending stength (15438 psi)and crushing strength (7720 psi) are rated as excellent. Medium stiffness and resistance to shock loads.
Janka Hardness: 1725

All hardwood lumber is sold by the board foot. A minimum order of 100 board feet for online orders is required. All orders will be fulfilled with random length and width boards. Do you need custom sized boards? Please call 1-877-232-3915

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