Brazilwood

Common Name(s): Brazilwood, Pernambuco Scientific Name: Paubrasilia echinata (syn. Caesalpinia echinata) Distribution: Brazil Tree Size: 30-50 ft (9-15 m) tall, 2-3 ft (.6-1 m) trunk diameter Average Dried Weight: 61 lbs/ft3 (980 kg/m3) Specific Gravity (Basic, 12% MC): .76, .98 Janka Hardness: 2,820 lbf (12,540 N) Modulus of Rupture: 26,010 lbf/in2 (179.4 MPa) Elastic Modulus: … Continue reading Brazilwood