Common Names : Sucupira preta, Sucupira, Sapupira, Arenillo, Zapan negro, Tatabu, Coeur dehors, Baaka, Kiabici, Chintaquiro, Huasai-caspi, Zwarte kabbes, Congria, Alcornoque. 

Regions of Origin : Central America, Latin America. 

Countries of Origin : Colombia, Brazil, Guyana, French Guiana, Peru, Suriname, Venezuela. 

Common Uses : Brush backs & handles, Fine furniture, Flooring Interior trim, Joinery, Stairworks, Tool handles, Turnery 
 
Green
Dry
English
Green 
Dry
Metric
Bending Strength
psi
kg/cm2
Crushing Strength
psi
kg/cm2
Max. Crushing Strength
psi
kg/cm2
Static Bending (FSPL)
psi
kg/cm2
Impact Strength
inches
cm
Stiffness
1000 psi
1000 kg/cm2
Work to Maximum Load
inch-lbs/in3
cm-kg/cm3
Hardness
lbs
kg
Shearing Strength
psi
kg/cm2
Toughness
inch-lbs
cm-kg
Specific Gravity
Weight
75
lbs/ft3
1202
kg/cm3
Density (Air-Dry)
57
lbs/ft3
913
kg/cm3
Radial Shrinkage
5
%
5
%
Tangential Shrinkage
7
%
7
%
Volumetric Shrinkage
%
%
 
 

Sucupira