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6/4 Andiroba Lumber

6/4 Andiroba Lumber

Regular price $6.50 USD
Regular price $6.50 USD Sale price $6.50 USD
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DESCRIPTION

Andiroba is a light red mahogany color that darkens when dry and features a straight to interlocked grain with some ripple. The wood has a medium to low density.

BOTANICAL NAME Carapa guianensis
OTHER NAMES crabwood, royal mahogany, krappa, figueroa, carapote, carapa, camacari, masabalo
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES The wood has medium bending and crushing strength and low stiffness.
WORKING PROPERTIES It can be worked with moderate ease with both hand and machine tools. Pre-boring is necessary for nailing and it glues well.
DURABILITY Moderately durable and resistant to preservation treatment
SEASONING Slow drying rates are recommended, and a low temperature, high humidity schedule is suggested for best results. The timber is reported to be more difficult to dry than Honduras mahogany.
USES Boat decks, furniture, cabinetwork, veneer, flooring, interior construction, cabinetry, and stair works.

Shipping Information

Please call 1.877.232.3915, e-mail or message us online. We will call you to verify your order and to make payment arrangements. We also have several other trucking companies that work with us at a 72% discount which we pass onto you. Orders can be shipped direct to your home or jobsite.  We can also hold orders at your local freight terminal for customer pickup. Small orders are shipped via UPS. We also ship to European and other foreign countries on container load basis. We ship anywhere in the world...please phone or email if you have shipping questions.
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Acclimation & Installation

For proper installation of decking, please allow lumber to acclimate on site 1-2 weeks prior to installation.
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Care Instructions

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