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Pteleopsis hylodendron

Yellow brown to greyish green colour. Not clearly demarcated sapwood, fine texture.

  • Resistance to fungi poor weak medium good
  • Resistance to dry wood insect borers poor weak medium good
  • Resistance to termites poor weak medium good
  • Impregnability poor weak medium good
  • Stability poor weak medium good

Origin: Cameroon

Possible end-uses: heavy carpentry, exterior joinery, bridges (in touch with ground or water), sleepers, exterior panelling, bottom panels for vehicles or containers

Marketing: Logs, Sawnwood, Joists, Decking

Physical and mechanical properties: Hard and dense with high resistance and durability for exterior uses


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