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General Description
 
Numerical Values for: Hymenaea courbaril
       
Category Green Dry Unit
Bending Strength 12957 21020 psi
Crushing Strength (Perp.) 1640 1880 psi
Max. Crushing Strength 5800 9510 psi
Static Bending (FSPL) 7910 11900 psi
Stiffness 1843 2422 1000 psi
Work to Maximum Load 15 18 in-lbs/in3
Hardness 2653 lbs
Shearing Strength 2470 psi
Toughness 230 in-lbs
Specific Gravity 0.76 0.91
Weight 56 lbs/cu.ft.
Density (Air-dry) 57 lbs/cu.ft.
Radial Shrinkage (G->OD) 5 %
Tangential Shrink. (G->OD 9 %
Volumetric Shrink. (G->OD 13 %