Teak

Teak

Price(s) 27 x 105mm = 3110 /m3
54 x 80 mm = 3080 /m3
54 x 105mm = 3165 /m3
54 x 130mm = 3445 /m3
65 x 105mm = 3355 /m3
Density 640kg/m3
Region of origin Burma, India, Thailand, Indonesia
Tree data About 40m in height, about 130cm in diameter
Grain Straight, also wavy
Texture Coarse and uneven
Cutting resistance Difficult, tungsten-carbide cutting tools are recommended
Planing Good results
Gluing Freshly sanded surfaces reported to be fairly easy to glue
Drying Quite hard
Screwing Pre-boring is recommended
Staining The wood takes stain well, but natural oils in the wood may interfere with adhension and drying on some finishes
Painting Quite good