Teak Timber Perth WA

Natural colour

Golden brown with occasional darker streaks

Common uses

  • Furniture, Joinery, Cabinet Making,

  • Marine applications, Decking, Linings and Cladding

Alternatives (similar colour)

Spotted Gum, Vic Ash Stained

Grain

The timber has a course and uneven texture with a grain that is usually straight

Workability

Teak is relatively easy to work but silica can be present and this will necessitate frequent sharpening of tools. It peels easily and nails satisfactorily but gluing sometimes presents difficulties because of the oily nature of the wood.

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Key features

  • Very attractive timber for furniture making
  • Durable timber
  • Internal or external use
  • Very photosensitive, uneven colours blend when exposed to sunlight
  • Moderately heavy timber
  • Veneers readily available
  • Generally straight grained in appearance
  • Accepts stains, washes, polish and coatings
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Delivery capability

We can save you time and money by delivering directly to your worksite.

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Supply availability

With our fully equipped warehouse, we always have the stock available so you can get on with your job.

Technical

Botanical & Other Names

  • Tectona grandis

Origin

  • Myanmar (Burma)

Certification

  • No formal certification available, due dilligence carried out to confirm legality

Resistance

  • Termite Resistance – Resistant

  • Lyctid Susceptibility – Sapwood susceptible

  • Marine Borer Resistance – Moderate 21-40 years

  • Bushfire – Bal 12.5 and 19, AS3959 required applications

  • Fire Properties Group 3 – Slightly Combustible

Stock Sizing

  • Sawn thickness 25, 38, 50mm

  • Sawn width from 50mm to 200mm (25mm increments)

  • For finished dressed and profiled products refer to Austim sizing chart or contact us

  • Random length range 0.9m to 3.6m

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We are located in Landsdale / Wangara, we can deliver anywhere in Western Australia including the South West, Northern WA, Perth, Welshpool, Mandurah, Rockingham, Yanchep and even further.

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“The timber quality is excellent, the price was competitive, the communication spot on and the delivery just right. Well done and thanks again”

Michael

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