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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.

Grade:

Thickness:

Species:

Millwork Addons:

Garapa

Apuleia Leiocarpa

Caesalpiniaceae

Other Common Name(s):

Amarealao, Ana, Ana Caspi, Brazilian Ash, Brazilian Oak, Cobre, Garapeira, Garrote, Gateado, Grapia, Mapurite, Marotoa, Muiratua, Muirajuba

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Decking, Exterior Trim, Flooring, Millwork, Mouldings,

Distribution:

Grapa predominatley grows south of Brazil, in forests along the Atlantic Ocean.

General Description

The wood has a yellowish tint, that darkens with age and exposure to a golden brown. The grain is relatively straight, but can also be interlocked. When interlocked grain is present it will likely cause a ribbon like figure. The texture is medium.

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

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Working Properties

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

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
4.333
Specific Gravity:
0.66
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
17,020 - 18,530
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,850 - 2,250
Side Hardness (lbs):
1,650

Additional Information

Sawdust from this species can cause irritation. Due to a high silica content this wood requires carbide tooling. While the wood hold nails and screws well, pre-boring holes is required.

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  • 4/4 FAS Nominal Dimension
  • 5/4 FAS Nominal Dimension
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