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  • OKAN
  • OKAN
  • OKAN


  • Category: Cameroon woods
  • Product description:Okan lumber from Cameroon with good quality are used for furniture flooring , and musical instruments.
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The machining of Okan can be done easily. Pre-drilling is recommended.

The gluing and properties are good, but the finishing requires additional measures

(e.g. filling of the pores). It dries moderately slowly, sometimes with risks of

cracking and deformation.

Origin Cameroon
Availability Square edged boards air dried /Kiln dried
Colour The heartwood of Okan is yellow to golden brown with a more or less light to dark olive green hue, which becomes reddish brown under the influence of sunlight.
Durability Very Durable
Density >1000 kg/m3
Movement in Service Medium
Machining Medium
Thicknesses 3 to 8 cm
Specification Width 150 to 400 mm; Length 2400 to 5000 mm
Basic Price Level Moderate-High: Contact for pricing
1.Hydraulic works (seawater) 2.Sleepers, heavy carpentry 3.Sculpture, bridges (parts in contact with water or ground) 4.Flooring, poles, industrial or heavy flooring5.Vehicle or container flooring, turned goods 6.Bridges (parts not in contact with water or ground)


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