Iroko

Iroko FAS grade

Kiln Dried

Generally supplied between 10 – 14% moisture content


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Square edge

All boards have had all wane machined off


Widths

100mm and wider up to about 400mm supplied random width


Grain-Iroko

Thickness available

From stock – 26, 32, 38, 51, 65, 76 & 100mm


Lengths

From 2 metres and longer up to about 4.9 metres


Appearance

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Brown to Golden Orange, coarse texture with interlocked / irregular grain


Uses

  • External joinery
  • Internal joinery
  • Worktops
  • Garden furniture
  • Substitute for teak
  • Boat building
  • Marine work

Working properties

  • Machines well
  • Pre bore for nails and screws
  • Paints and stains to a good finish (filling may be required)
  • Medium steam bending
  • Glues well
  • Small movement in service

Physical properties

  • Low strength and hardness
  • Medium bending & crushing strength
  • Low stiffness

Durability

  • Very durable heartwood