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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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Wenge

Millettia Laurentii

Fabaceae Or Leguminosae - The Legume Family

Other Common Name(s):

Awoung, Bokonge, Dikela, Kiboto, Mibotu, Nson-co, Pallissandre, Palissandre Du Congo, Tshikalakala

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Cabinets, Carving, Furniture, Flooring, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings, Shipbuilding, Turnings

Distribution:

Wenge grows in Africa in the region of Tanzania, Mozambique, and the Congo.

General Description

The sapwood is whitish gray in color and is clearly demarcated from the heartwood. The heartwood is dark brown, almost black with fine closely spaced veins. The grain is fairly straight to slightly ropey, with a medium to coarse texture.

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

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Working Properties

Machining:
Fair
Nailing:
Fair
Glueing:
Poor
Screwing:
Fair
Finishing:
Fair

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
5.235
Specific Gravity:
0.72 - 0.91
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
12,500 - 19,500
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
2,060 - 2,350
Side Hardness (lbs):
1630

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