Selects and Better, Standard and Better.
Heavy structural use, Marine or freshwater construction, Decking
Third Party COC
Indonesia (known as Bangkirai)
All the species mentioned have hard, heavy and strong timbers with strength properties similar to those of greenheart
Durable to very durable
Difficult to dry, slow drying with a tendency to end split, warping is variable
Although hard and heavy the timber works reasonably well but with fairly severe blunting of normal cutting edges