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Durability: Durable
Colour: Dark
Sizes available: 50 mm

Trade Name:  Wenge
Botanical Species: Millettia laurentii
Other Names:  Conga palissandre, Panga Panga
Country of Origin:  Zaire
Air Dry Density: 880kgs/m³
Durability:  Durable
Strength:  SD2


Dries slowly with a tendency to surface check.
The heartwood is dark brown with fine, close blackish veining giving the wood a handsome appearance.
A very heavy hardwood, it is straight grained with a coarse texture.
Working Qualities: 
The timber is moderately hard, tough and strong, however it is easily worked.
It finishes well and takes an excellent polish.
Fine furniture, flooring and interior decoration.
Product Attributes:
A distinctive unique grain.
Straight grained with coarse texture.
Easily worked.
Takes stains and polishes very well.
Dark brown with beige and black flecks.
Very heavy, hard timber.
Veneers available.
Product Limitations:
Random widths.
Variable in supply.