Purpleheart, Pau Roxo

"millettia laurentii"

Bright purple color after machining, fades some with UV exposure

From:
Brazil

Use:
Flooring, cabinets, truck flooring, decorative wood

Availability:
4/4" and 8/4"

Relative Working Properties:

Machining Resistance to
Splitting in Nailing
Resistance to
Splitting in Screwing
Gluing
Difficult Difficult Difficult Medium

 

Physical Properties:

Shipping Weight Janka Hardness
4.9-5.2 lbs per bft dry 1860 lbs @ 12% M.C.