Tineo

tineo

Scientific Name: Weinmannia trichosperma
Location: South America
Dried Weight: 44lbs/ft3
Janka Hardness: 1,030lbf
Crushing Strength: 6,400lbf /in2

 

Tineo has a heartwood that varies from a pink, red, or orangish brown color and has contrasting dark brown to black veins that are sometimes present. The sapwood is a pale yellowish brown color. The grain is straight and it has a uniform medium texture. The end grain is diffuse porous. Tineo is rated as non-durable in regards to decay. It is easy to work with and glues, turns, and finishes well.

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