Properties of this timber species
|Botanical name:||Dicorynia guianensis|
Because of its resistance to pile worm and its strength, Basralocus is ideally suited for use as sheet piling and construction timber in hydraulic engineering, such as for fendering, jetties, purlins and groynes.
In countries of production it is used for furniture, the lighter wood being the preferred choice.
660)-720-750-(900) kg/m3 at 12% moisture content
Fresh 1000-1150 kg/m3