Merbau solid wood flooring owes the best stability among the wood flooring materials .
Due to the slight distinction in color, Merbau wood is devided into red merbau and yellow
merbau with beautiful patterns. Thanks to its corrosion&wear resistance, good stability and
high strength, solid merbau wood is widely used in indoor and outdoor flooring.
I . THE WOOD
The African Merbau is also have other name Ekki, Azobe , their Heartwood is a dark reddish or violet brown.
Pores contain lightcolored mineral deposits which form small but conspicuous streaks throughout the wood.
Sapwood is a pale pinkish white, with a gradual transition zone between the heartwood and sapwood.
Grain is interlocked, with a coarse texture and low natural luster .
Rated as very durable, with good resistance to insect attacks. Good weathering characteristics.
II. TECHNICAL DETAIL
Resistance: Highly resistant to insect and fungal attack because of its high tannin content.
Grade:Prefinished Clear/Mixed Grade/Usage: Flooring
Photosensitivity:Small if Oil or UV coated