Wood Workers Source

8:00 am - 5:00 pm, Monday - Saturday
General Description
Drying for: Hymenaea courbaril

Ease of Drying

The wood is reported to dry at a moderate to fast rate and is rated as fairly difficult to air-dry.

Drying Defects

There is a slight tendency for the wood to check and warp during drying.

Kiln Schedules

T3 - C2 (4/4); T3 - C1 (8/4) US

Schedule C (4/4); United Kingdom

T/R Ratio


This indicator is more meaningful if it is used together with other drying information and actual shrinkage data in the tangential and radial directions. (Refer to the Numerical Values window).