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Rex has 10 million board feet of Kiln Dried Inventory in stock
10 Million Board Feet of Kiln Dried Inventory in Stock.
Any lumber from any location can be shipped to you promptly
Any Lumber at Any Rex Location is Available to Ship to You Promptly.

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Thickness:

Species:

Millwork Addons:

Banak

Virola Koscjnyi

Myristicaceae - The Nutmeg Family

Other Common Name(s):

Androbia, Baboen, Bicuiba, Caobilla, Cumala, Fruita Dorado, Palo De Sangre, Sangre, Swamp Dalli, Ucuuba, Ucuhuba

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Interior Use Only

Uses:

Cabinets, Commercial Mouldings, Furniture, Interior Trim, Millwork, Moulding, Picture Frame Mouldings

Distribution:

The trees are found growing in much of Central and South America, as wells as the West Indies.

General Description

The sapwood which is a creamy color is not always easily demarcated from the heartwood. The heartwood starts out the same creamy color and often darkens to a deeper brown color with a reddish tint sometimes. The grain is usually straight with a medium texture.

Price Range: ($ least expensive, $$$$$ most expensive)

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Working Properties

Machining:
Good
Nailing:
Good
Glueing:
Excellent
Screwing:
Good
Finishing:
Excellent

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
2.75
Specific Gravity:
0.44 - 0.53
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
6,175 - 10,830
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,477 - 1,722
Side Hardness (lbs):
640

Additional Information

It is often said that Banak looks like Genuine Mahogany, it is very inferior to that species.

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