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Brazilian Redwood

Brazilian Redwood

Janka Hardness 3190 (what's this? )
Brazilian Redwood is 253% as hard as Red Oak (3190 on the Janka scale vs. 1260 for Red Oak).
  • Flooring Trade Name
    Brazilian Redwood
  • Botanical Name
    Manilkara bidentata
  • Lumber Trade Name(s)
    Acana, Beefwood, Bolletri,Massaranduba, Nispero, Paraju, Red Bala
  • Origin
    Central America, South America
  • Description
    Brazilian Redwood has a grain that can be slightly wavy or straight, with a fine texture, and a low to medium luster.
  • Stability
    Brazilian Redwood demonstrates a high level of stability, superior to Red Oak.
  • Safety/Allergic Reactions
    No information available at this time
  • Color Change (photo-sensitivity)
    No information available at this time.
  • Color Range
    Brazilian Redwood varies from a light brown to a dark reddish brown.

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