Obeche

Selects & Better SE Kiln Dried

Latin Name: Triplochiton Scleroxylon

Colour nearly white to pale straw. Of fine even texture, although the grain can be interlocked, it works very easily. Also available as Ayous logs.

Small

Good

Poor

Non-Durable

380kg/m3

Uses:

Woodwork, interior joinery and furniture.

Specification:

Average length 2.7m
Range 1.8m - 4.8m

Average width 225mm
Range 100mm to 350mm

Sizes mm - S/E K/D FAS:

25mm, 32mm, 38mm, 50mm, 63mm, 75mm, 100mm

close up view of an African Obeche hardwood grain.