Natural Colour                                                                                               

Fiji Mahogany

  • Orange brown to red brown

                       

Common Uses

  • Decking, Joinery, Marine
  • External Structures, General Construction

Alternatives (by colour)

  • Jarrah

Features & Benefits

  • Plantation grown
  • Suitable in exposed situations when properly maintained
  • Moderately durable, sapwood is H3 MicroPro treated
  • Moderately light hardwood

 

 

Botanical & Other Names

  • Swietenia macrophylla

 

Origin

  • Fiji

 

Certification

  • Not formally certified but is plantation grown timber.

 

Grain

  • The wood grain is variable can be interlocked or wavy. Texture moderately fine.

 

Workability

  • Nails and glues well, easy to work with sharp tools

 

Resistance

  • Termite Resistance                         Resistant
  • Lyctid Susceptibility                        Resistant due to H3 Treatment
  • Bushfire                                            Not Rated unless treated with suitable fire retardant system
  • Fire Properties Group                     3 – Slightly combustible

 

Stock Sizing

  • Sawn thickness 25, 38, 50, 75 & 100mm
  • Sawn width from 50mm to 300mm (25mm increments)
  • For finished dressed and profiled products refer to Austim sizing chart or contact us.
  • Length range 0.9m to 5.7m