Botanical Name: Millettia Laurentii
Wenge wood offers high natural resistance to abrasion. This benefits makes this timber very suitable for flooring strips or blocks. Also used for interior and exterior joinery and general construction work. Wood workers find it to be an excellent turning wood.
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order of 100 board feet for online orders is required. All orders will
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||Heartwood is dark to very dark brown, with very close, fine, almost black veins. Fairly straight grained with a coarse texture.The closely spaced whitish bands of parenchyma offer a very appealing look.
||Palisandre Du Congo, Dikela, Mibotu, Bokonge, Awong
||Works well with power tools. Blunting effect on cutters is moderate. The presence of resin cells can interfere with gluing and polishing. Pre-drilling is required with nailing. Can be brought to a satisfactory finish when filled.
||High bending strength (19500 psi) and high resistance to shock loads.Good crushing strength (10300 psi) and low stiffness. It has a low steam bending classification.