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Goiabao

DESCRIPTION

This specie is from theĀ  Amazona area and in Brazil. The Goiabao is a small tree that can be up to 8 m high and has an average diameter of 50 cm. The heartwood is light yellow, the sapwood is not distinguishable from the core wood. Commonly used as veneer, flooring and interior decoration.

The botanical name is Planchonella pachycarpawith and its also called 'nice wood'. It is a fast blade with five plies, a relatively thick middle veneer and a hard outer veneer. Its material is hand-selected Scandinavian pine, with a factory-applied sealer. It has an amazingly smooth surface, making it easy to touch up. It is also highly durable and can withstand the rigours of competition play.


Goiabao