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8/4 Curly Teak, Unique Item # 4379

1-3/4" x 6" x 38-3/4"
3.22 bf

8/4 Curly Teak, Unique Item # 4379

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8/4 Curly Teak, Unique Item # 4379

Teak with attractive mineral streaking and subtle curl.
 
Why Choose Teak?

Easily worked with both hand and machine tools and dresses to a very smooth finish if tools are kept sharp. Glues moderately well with fresh, clean cut surfcaes despite its oily nature. Naturally durable and weathers well.

What Size Is This?
Thickness 1-3/4"
Width 6"
Length 38-3/4"
Quantity 3.22 bf
Approximated, actual size may vary +/- 1/8"

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About Teak (Tectona grandis)

Weight

3.33

lbs /Bd. Ft.
-6.98% lighter than red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1000

Janka Rating
-22.48% softer than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.59

Specific Gravity
-7.81% less dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Average 6/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Fine 3/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy /10
Red Oak

map of where Teak tree grows
Teak is a wood from Southeast Asia

Easily worked with both hand and machine tools and dresses to a very smooth finish if tools are kept sharp. Glues moderately well with fresh, clean cut surfcaes despite its oily nature. Naturally durable and weathers well.

color of Teak
Color Range
Dark golden yellow turning dark brown with age.
the Teak tree
What's The Tree Like?
This tree may reach 130-150 feet in height with clear boles to 80-90 feet. Trunk diameters usually 3-5 feet; older trees fluted and buttressed.
other names for Teak
Other Names
Burma teak, Rosawa, Djati, Sagon, Genuine teak, Sagwan, Gia thi, Tadi
uses for Teak
Some Typical Uses
Furniture, flooring, carving, cabinets, interior millwork, turnery, shipbuilding, and exterior and marine applications.
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