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Bangkirai is a beautiful yellow-brown specie from Asia. It has a clean structure and a very calm apperance. The surface is resistant to scratches and marring and maintains a smoother appearance longer. It is also 100% clear, all heart wood, with no knots or sap. One of the most common exotic hardwoods used for decking.

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Facts Bangkirai

Botanical name: Shorea laevis
Origin: Asia
Durability: Class 2 (according to EN standards)
Dimensional stability: 2 (scale 1-5, whereas 1 is being the best)
Fibers: Straight grain
Color: Yellow-brown to dark-brown (color difference cannot be avoided)
Color extraction: Rarely (eg. on walls)

Please note: Be aware of this, when using Fava Amargosa for balconies or free-hanging structures.


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