Mexican Ipe
 
Data For: Lysiloma spp.
 
Common Names
Mexican Ipe
Mayan Walnut
Sabiccu
T'zalam
 
Numerical Values
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                 Category     Green       Dry        Unit
           ==============    ======     =====       =====
         Bending Strength        900       668      kg/cm2
                Stiffness                  86       134   1k kg/cm2
                 Hardness              635          kg
                Toughness             397       cm-kg
         Specific Gravity          0.63                     
                   Weight                769      kg/cm3
        Density (Air-dry)           769      kg/cm3
 Radial Shrinkage (G->OD)                   3           %
Tangential Shrink. (G->OD)                  7           %
Volumetric Shrink. (G->OD)                 10           %
 
 
Data For: Lysiloma spp.
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Numerical Values
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                 Category     Green       Dry        Unit
           ==============    ======     =====       =====
         Bending Strength    9500     12800         psi
                Stiffness           1230      1900    1000 psi
                 Hardness         1400         lbs
                Toughness          345      in-lbs
         Specific Gravity      0.63                     
                   Weight                        48  lbs/cu.ft.
        Density (Air-dry)                   48  lbs/cu.ft.
 Radial Shrinkage (G->OD)                   3           %
Tangential Shrink. (G->OD)                  7           %
Volumetric Shrink. (G->OD)                 10           %