Red Meranti Log Wood is a dark reddish or purplish brown colored wood available with white resin streaks. This is available in highly durable structure that ensures to resist decay and insect attack. It is an easy to work wood can be easily glued and finished. It is widely used to design interior furniture, plywood, veneer, boats, etc. In addition to this, it is also used in general construction purposes, concrete forms, etc. Red Meranti Log Wood is known for its interlocked or straight texture, distinctively dark reddish appearance and good workability. This timber is used for construction, boat designing and interior furniture making purpose.
Features of Red Meranti Log Wood
- Distinctively coarse texture and interlocked grain specifications
- Convenient to saw and smoothness of its surface can be attained easily
- Good nailing properties, shrinkage rate depends on species of wood
- Suitable for klin drying and air drying purpose