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Timber Species
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  CHENGAL
Colour : Light yellow brown with distinct greenish tinge to dark purple brown or rust red
Classification : Malaysia Heavy Tropical Hardwood
Density : 915 to 980 Kg/M3
Nature : Very durable & anti-termite property
Uses : Marine construction , heavy construction , bridge , boat construction , heavy duty flooring , lorry & truck bodyworks

 
 
  RESAK
Colour : Pale yellow to deep red-brown
Classification : Malaysia Heavy Tropical Hardwood
Density : 655 to 1,155 Kg/M3
Nature : Very durable
Uses : Heavy construction , posts , beams , piling, bridge , mining timber , boat construction , heavy duty flooring, door &  window frame , rail way sleeper

 

 
  BALAU
Colour : Yellow -brown or brown with reddish tinge weathering ultimately to a deeper shade of brown or reddish dark brown
Classification : Malaysia Heavy Tropical Hardwood
Density : 850 to 1,155 Kg/M3
Nature : Very durable
Uses : Heavy construction , posts , beams , piling, bridge , framework of  boat, heavy duty flooring , door & window frame, Lorry & truck bodywork , heavy duty furniture

 

 

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  TEAK
Colour : Dark brown /golden yellow to pale yellowish
Classification : Tropical Light Hardwood, sources from Burma
Density : 520 to 875 Kg/M3
Nature : King of the wood (Indoor) , very durable with respect to decay fungsi & anti-termite property.
Uses : Marine construction , heavy construction , bridge , boat construction , heavy duty flooring , lorry & truck bodyworks

 
 
  MERBAU
Colour : Light yellowish to dark brown
Classification : Malaysia Heavy Tropical Hardwood
Density : 515 to 1,040 Kg/M3
Nature : Stable & termite free (with sulphur deposited).
Uses : Interior finishing , paneling , strip & flooring , cabinet making , door & window frame , furniture & veneer

 

 
  AMERICAN WHITE OAK
Colour : Ranging from pale yellow-brown to pale brown, sometimes with a pinkish tint.
Classification : Hardwood  , source from Canada , USA
Density : 770 Kg/M3
Nature : The wood has good steam-bending properties , and is reasonably durable for exterior use.
Uses : Building construction, interior joinery, furniture, flooring, plywood, veneer

 

 
  KEMPAS
Colour : Yellow or pinkish to orange-red or deep brown
Classification : Malaysia Medium Tropical Hardwood
Density : 770 to 1,120 Kg/M3
Nature : Moderately durable.
Uses : Heavy construction, railway sleeper, beam , joists , bridge, piling & strip flooring

 

 
  NYATOH
Colour : Deep pink-red or red-brown
Classification : Malaysia Light Tropical Hardwood
Density : 400 to 1,075 Kg/M3
Nature : Moderately durable
Uses : Popularly used for furniture , high class decorative interior furnishing , cabinet-making, paneling , partitioning , boat, decking , veneer , plywood & pallets

 

 
  MERANTI
Colour : Light pink to light red or light brown
Classification : Malaysia Light Tropical Hardwood
Density : 385 - 755 Kg/M3
Nature : Moderately durable
Uses : Suitable for decorative work, superior joinery, utility furniture , interior fitting, paneling , ceilings, show case , veneer & plywood

 

 
  KEMBANG SEMANGKUK
Colour : Yellow-brown, light buff or light brown
Classification : Malaysia Light Hardwood
Density : 515 - 755 Kg/M3
Nature : Moderately durable
Uses : Manufacture of decorative plywood, interior finishing timber, furniture, panelling, partitioning and manufacture of match splints

 

 

 
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