|Scientific Name:||Pterocarpus angolensis|
|Crushing Strength:||8,020lbf /in2|
Muninga has a color that varies from a lighter golden brown to a darker reddish or purplish brown. The color will become subdued with age. The grain is straight to interlocked and it has a medium to coarse texture. The wood has a low natural lustre. The end grain is diffuse-porous. Muninga is rated as durable to moderately durable in regards to decay. It is easy to work with even though it has a moderate blunting effect on cutters. The wood glues, stains, and finishes well.