Tallowwood

   


Tallowwood

Fast Facts
 

Origin
NSW/QLD
Dry Janka Hardness
8.6

Dry Timber Density
990 kg per m3

Botanical Name
eucalyptus microcorys
Predominant Colours
Yellowish brown with a tinge of olive green.
 
- note as timber is a natural product we can only indicate general colours as these can vary considerably between batches and suppliers.

Colour Consistency
Generally reasonably consistent in colour with occasional pale sapwood noticeable.
Timber Characteristics
Grain often interlocked, texture moderately coarse but even.

What's good about this timber
 
Unlike most other timbers, contains no gum vein blemishes making for a cleaner floor presentation.
Distinctive rich colour tones create wonderful ambiance.
 
 
What to be wary of with this timber
This timber has more natural oils and tannins making it important that the sander uses suitable techniques and coating products to bring out the best in this timber.

bosch timber floors Verdict!
A great understated timber that is well priced.

 
 







 

 
 
 

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