Dyera costulata


An easy timber to work with both hand and machine tools it can be finished to a very smooth finish. It takes stains, polish and varnish well, and nails, screws and glues satisfactorily

Data sheet

Colour / Appearance Initially almost white, darkening to a yellowish brown color with age
Grain / Texture Grain is usually straight, or occasionally interlocked. With a uniform medium to fine texture and good natural luster
Janka Hardness 390 lbf (1,740 N)
Uses Pattern making, carving, wooden clogs and battery separators provided the timber is selected free from latex traces. Also used for partitions and interior joinery