Spanish Cedar

"cedrela Odorata"

Red or dark reddish brown, can have a purplish tinge

From:
Africa, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia

Use:
Millwork, cabinets, furniture, musical instruments, doors/windows

Availability:
Readily available in 4/4", 5/4", 6/4", 8/4", 10/4", 12/4" and 16/4" thickness

Relative Working Properties:

Machining Resistance to
Splitting in Nailing
Resistance to
Splitting in Screwing
Gluing
Easy Easy Easy Easy

 

Physical Properties:

Shipping Weight Janka Hardness
2.2-2.6 lbs per bft dry 600 lbs @ 12% M.C.