- Relation between contractions 1.5% no tendency to deformity.
Hardness (Chaláis-Meudon) 2.0 soft to semi-softwood.
Resistance to static flexion 753 kg/cm2.
Elasticity module 90,000 kg/cm2.
Resistance to compression 415 kg/cm2.
Attention, very important: It is a species protected by the CITES agreement. It is contained in the Annex III for the regions of Colombia and Peru. A CITES permission is required for those specimens obtained in Colombia and Peru. A certificate of re-exportation or certificate of origin issued by the CITES administration authority of the exporting country is required when the specimens are obtained in another country different from Colombia or Peru.
Such documentation must be demanded at the time of purchasing.