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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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Mansonia

Mansonia Altissima

Sterculiaceae - The Stericulia Or Cacao Famil

Other Common Name(s):

African Black Walnut, Aprono, Bete, Koul, Ofun

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Cabinets, Furniture, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings

Distribution:

Mansonia grows in western Africa from Ivory Coast to Nigeria.

General Description

The sapwood is white to gray in color and is clearly demarcated from the heartwood. The heartwood resembles Black Walnut and ranges from a grayish-brown to a chocolate brown. Color variation is reported to be significant.

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

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Working Properties

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

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
4
Specific Gravity:
0.54 - 0.59
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
12,350 - 16,810
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,500 - 1,690
Side Hardness (lbs):
1290

Additional Information

The facts that the dust is extremely irritating effect, and that the bark contains a cardiac poison limits Mansonia's use in manufacturing.

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