Advantages and disadvantages of Redwood
Date of issue:2018-09-27
Redwood is most commonly used in landscape projects of large-scale real estate in China, mainly used as red pointed wood railing and red pointed wood railing. Redwood is the first choice for this high-end community. Is Redwood expensive? How to contact professional mahogany manufacturers? Tengyuan wood will share all the professional knowledge of redwood, understand the advantages and disadvantages of redwood, and provide you with strong pre-sale and after-sales protection.
Scientific name: heavy red Jurassic Shuangmu.
Macrostructure: porous material is loose. The tube holes are obvious to the naked eye, few and slightly larger; they are mainly single pipe holes, small diameter short diameter pipe holes (2 ~ 3); some inclined columns; invading body is very rich. It can be seen in the axial parenchyma magnifying glass. It is tubular and almost wing shaped. The wood ray magnifier is obvious, thin, narrow or slightly wide. Visible to the naked eye is obvious axial rubber road, white rope belt, different length.
English Name: Bangkirai.
Latin name: shorealaevis.
Commonly known as: pointed wood, redwood.
Origin: Malaysia and Indonesia.
Material characteristics: weight 1000-1200 kg / m3.
Durability grade: 1-2, broad-leaved forest material; good wear resistance; less cracking; anti cracking logs can be used outdoors for a long time without chemical treatment; color: light to medium brown, time can gradually change to red and reddish brown.
Identification points: hemp like endothelium is often found on the surface of materials. Heartwood reddish brown to brick red. There are many intrusions in the tube hole. Visible to the naked eye is obvious axial rubber road, white rope belt, different length.
Cross section: the difference between heartwood and sapwood is obvious. Heartwood reddish brown to brick red. Sapwood is yellowish white with a width of 3-4cm. The growth round is not obvious. The bark thickness is 1.0-2.0cm, and the material is soft and easy to peel. The skin is dark reddish brown with fine cracks and small pieces. The endodermis is reddish brown, and the phloem fiber is well developed, which can be easily separated into hemp. The material sheet usually has hemp like skin.
Characteristics of Redwood: natural, environmental protection, safety (wood is the original color, from light red to dark red). Red sharp wood is antiseptic, mildew proof, mite proof and termite proof. Red pointed wood is easy to paint and color, and can achieve beautiful results according to the design requirements. Red sharp wood is particularly sensitive to moist soil or hydrophilic effects and can be used for more than 15 to 50 years in various outdoor climates.
The advantage of the preservative is that it can last twice as long as the ordinary wood preservative. High wear resistance is more suitable for public places with large flow of people. It is a natural and environmentally friendly material, which can be used for a long time without any chemical treatment. For outdoor use; without painting, the red tip log is more noble and does not affect the function and service life of the wood. The density of red shoot wood is higher, and the average density is close to that of water, and water is more difficult to penetrate into wood completely.
Uses: balcony, private garden, swimming pool, bar, club, garden landscape, small bridge, garden trellis, wooden fence, sales office, wall decoration board, etc. Suitable for veneer, plywood, furniture, joinery, flooring, interior decoration, general construction, shipbuilding, etc.
The price of redwood is not cheap. The price of authentic redwood is about 6800 yuan / cubic meter, so many customers will choose to use red tip wood instead of red willow. The general specification of red pointed wood floor is 30 / 40 / 50 * 120 / 140 / 150 * l, and the dimension of red pointed wood column is usually 100 / 120 / 150 * 100 / 120 / 140 / 150 * L. this kind of wood is also very useful as red pointed wood oval handrail, red pointed wood railing, flower rack, veranda, arbor and wooden platform.
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