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Canga is a beautiful and strong hardwood specie from South America. Canga is light brown in color and has a uniform texture. The wood is easy to handle compared to other hardwood types. Canga is a good and stable hardwood type, very suitable for terraces.

Alternatives: Garapa and Guariuba

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Facts Canga 

Botanical name: Aspidosperma spp.
Origin: South America
Weight: 850kg/m3
Killn dried: 16-18%
Durability: Class 1 (according to EN standards)
Dimensional stability: 2 (scale 1-5, whereas 1 is being the best)
Fibers: Straight grain
Color: Yellow-redbrown (color difference cannot be avoided)
Color extraction: Rarely (eg. on walls)


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