Current Timbers Stocked

Christchurch Carterton Auckland

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Western Red Cedar

American White Oak

Australian Oak

Radiata Pine

European White Oak

 Western Red  Cedar

Yellow Cedar

Radiata Pine

Jarrah

Kwila

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American White Oak

American Hard Maple

American Black Walnut

American Cherry

Australian Oak

Australian Blackwood

European Beech

European White Oak

Pilularis

Iroko

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Decking

Kwila

Australian Blackbutt

Kwila

Australian Blackbutt

Kwila

Accoya

Vitex

Saligna

Horizontal Weatherboards

Western Red Cedar  

Western Red Cedar

Radiata Pine

Vertical Weatherboards

 Western Red Cedar
   Western Red Cedar
 

D4s/modules

Western Red Cedar

Kwila

 

Western Red Cedar

Kwila

Radiata Pine

 

T&G Flooring

   

American White Oak

American Hard Maple

Kwila

Jarrah

Australian Oak

Last Updated: Nov 2016

Vitex

COMMON APPLICATIONS
Decking
Decking
Decking

Creamy grey heartwood, with a fine even texture. Freshly sawn boards have leathery odour and the timber is greasy to the touch.

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Botanical Name: Vitex cofassus
Origin: Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea

General

Seasoning: Seasons well with little degrade providing stacks are weighted and fillets/stickers are closely spaced.
Working Qualities: The timber planes and machines well and is easy to cut across the grain. A good finish can be obtained and it has good bending qualities. Holds nails well without pre-drilling.
Uses: Decks, rails, cross-arms, bridge and wharf decking, boat-building.
Price (1-10): 1

Availability

Stocked: Yes

Supply

Primary Suppliers: VETE (Village Eco Timber Enterprise)
Resource Certification: Eco-Timber

Durability

Durability Above Ground: Durable

Density

Density Air Dry: 750 kg/m2

Shrinkage

Shrinkage Radial: 1.8 %
Shrinkage Tangental: 4.1 %

Mechanical Properties

Janka Hardness: 7.3 kN
Modulus of Rupture: 113 MPa
Modulus of Elasticity: 14 GPa
Max Crush Strength: 64 MPa

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