• BOTANICAL NAME Eucaliptus globulus Labill
  • OTHER NAMES Eucalyptus white
  • GEOGRAPHICAL ORIGIN Spread around the world
  • FAMILY Myrtaceae
  • DESCRIPTION OF WOODSapwood: Yellowish white to white pink – Heartwood: Yellowish brown to reddish brown – Fiber: Straight, often intertwined or very interlaced – Grain: Coarse

Characteristics and mechanical behavior

Apparent density to 12% degrees of humidity: 740 kg/m3.

He is considered a timber nervous, with low stability. It is a wood semi-and low resistance to fungi and termites attacking wood.

  • Sawing Complicated
  • Toothbrushing Complicated, recommended angle between 15º and 20º
  • Screwed Complicated, you must drill
  • Molded Complicated
  • Turning Complicated
  • Polishing Good
  • Coating Good
  • Glued Good

Main uses and applications

  • Soils (pallets, parquets, marbles)
  • Plywood and chipboard
  • Structures
  • Building
  • Pallets
  • Pulp
  • Formwork
  • Sleepers
  • Rafts for mussel
  • Horticultural packaging