Heavy, dense wood with medium stiffness and resistance to shock loads. Bending and crushing strength are high, but it can distort when steamed. Glues well, and takes an excellent finish.

Avg Dry Wgt : 43 lbs/ft3 (690 kg/m3) | Janka Hardness : 1560lbf (6939 N) | Specific Gravity : 0.69

Texture : Medium to fine
Grain Pattern : Straight to slightly interlocked
Health Risk : Skin and eye irritation, may effect lung function.
Color : Deep orange-brown to brown
Wood Type : Tropical Hardwood