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creatimber-balau-001

BALAU

Shorea spp.

USES


  • Beams
  • Boat Framing
  • Heavy Duty Flooring
  • Heavy Duty Furniture

  • 40%
  • 100%
  • 50%
  • 87%
  • 100%
  • 100%
  • 100%
  • 25%

Note :
Working properties are rated from Poor ( 0 ) to Excellent ( 5 ).
Treatability is rated from Very Easy ( 0 ) to Very Difficult ( 5 ).


FAMILY

Dipterocarpaceae

CLASSIFICATION

Heavy Hardwood

AIR-DRY DENSITY (KG/M3)

850 - 1,155

DISTRIBUTION

Found widely throughout the dipterocarp forests of Malaysia, except in the peat swamp forests. Abundant in hilly areas.