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NIANGON

Niangon can be found in lowlands as well as hilly areas. Durable. Used for furniture, carpentry, shipbuilding, stairs, main gates, fences, verandas, external work, and doors.
  • Name: Niangon
  • Botanical Name: Heritiera Utilis
  • Other Names: Nyankom, Wishmore, African Mahogany
  • Color: Pale Pink to Red Brown
  • Grain: Interlocked and sometimes wavy
  • Texture: Coarse
  • Hardness: 1,050lb for green material and 1,100 lb for dry
  • Radial Shrinkage (R%): 2.5%
  • Tagential Shrinkage (T%): 4.5%
  • Drying: Fairly rapidly and well
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