15m² ipe deck board 21x90mm
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Species: ipe / comes from: South America
Botanical Name: Tabebuia spp
Classification 1 in terms of durability.
Janka Hardness: 15,620N
Modulus of Rupture: 177.0 MPa
Elastic Modulus: 22.07 GPa
ipe is very well suited for outdoor deckings
Quality: 1st Choice
Drying: KD (wood dried before planing)
Color: variable from light brown to red brown and olive brown
CTBA compression test (ruin):
Breaking strength under centered load: 1336 daN,
Rot Resistance: Rated as very durable; excellent insect resistance.
Superb weathering characteristics. (Ipe was used for the boardwalk along the beach of Blankenberge Belgium, after to have lasted 25 years before it needed to be replaced. This is just an amazing 25 year lifespan given the amount of traffic and environmental stresses put upon the wood.)