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Rex has 4 locations in the North East
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Rex does Custom Lumber
Custom Lumber Selections Available.
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:

Machiche, Mayan

Lonchocarpus Castilloi

Leguminosae - The Legume Family

Other Common Name(s):

Balche, Barbasco, Black Cabbage Bark, Black Cabbage-Bark, Cabbage Bark, Chaperno, Guaimaro, Haiari, Imbria De Sapo, Macaratu, Machiche, Manchich, Marajagua, Mayan Mahogany, Saindapl, Sindjaple, Timbo

FSC Available

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Decking, Exterior Trim, Flooring, Millwork, Mouldings

Distribution:

Mayan Machiche grows throughout tropical America. The tree prefers open hillsides and dry plains at lower elevations.

General Description

The sapwood is white in color, and is clearly demarcated from the heartwood. The heartwood is a chocolate brown that may have a copper or purple hue. The heartwood may be striped with fine parenchyma laminations that are lighter in color. The grain ranges from straight to irregular and interlocked. It has a moderately coarse texture.

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
Specific Gravity:
0.63
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
9,500 - 12,800
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,230 - 1,900
Side Hardness (lbs):
1400

Items Available

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  • 4/4 FAS
  • 4/4 FAS Nominal Dimension
  • 5/4 FAS
  • 5/4 FAS Nominal Dimension
  • 8/4 FAS
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