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General Description
 
Working Properties for: Eucalyptus deglupta
 

Blunting Effect

Blunting effect on cutters is rated as slight.


Cutting Resistance

Sawing properties are reported to be good.


Planing

Although the timber is described as moderately tough and hard, material from plantation and forest grown trees are reported to work easily in all machining operations including, planing, boring, turning, mortising, and sanding. It responds readily to most ordinary tools but quartersawn stock is reported to be difficult to dress to a smooth finish.


Gluing

Gluing properties are reported to be good.


Nailing

The timber is reported to have good nailing properties.


Sanding

The timber is reported to have good sanding characteristics.


Polishing

The timbers is reported to generally finish and polish very well.


Staining

Staining properties are reported to be good.


Painting

Painting properties are reported to be good.