Wenge is sought after for it’s dark brown to black colour. Steaming contributes to a much darker colour.
- Durable (Class II)
- Heavy and hard. Weight is about 780-900 kg/m3, at a moisture content of 12%
- Medium to coarse texture and often with cross grain
- Due to the hardness and cross grain it has a tendency to splinter making it less easy to work with.
- Botanic name: Millettia laurentii
Suitable for stairs, furniture, carpentry and flooring.
Wenge & Worldwood
Wenge is available at Worldwood both steamed as un steamed. Available according to specification or in complete bundles. Wenge logs are available upon request. Purchasing, processing and storage are available for special projects.
|Thickness (mm)||Width (mm)||Length (mm)|
|26 – 40 – 52 – 80 , other thicknesses upon request||130 and wider||1850 up to 6500|