Magnino Legnami

Badì

Nauclea diderrichii – Family Rubiaceae

Extremely compact wood, characterized by a fairly good texture and mainly twisted fibres.

It has a good resistance and a fair fissility. It has a very good durability.
The working of this wood is quite difficult, it is advisable to prepare pre-holes for screws and nails.
It is mainly used for naval, road and mechanical constructions, roof trusses, supporting structures and pavements.

Badì origin area

African equatorial forests.

 

Badì technical file

Density 900/800 Kg/MC
Shrinkage Medium
Hardness High
Flexion Resistance 110 N/mm2
Compression Resistance 60 N/mm2
Colour Dark golden