Red Balau

The timber is suitable for heavy construction undercover, beams, posts, joists, rafters, pallets (heavy duty), columns (heavy duty), tool handles (impact), joinery, cabinet making, fender supports, vehicle bodies (framework and floorboards), ship and boat building (keels, keelsons, and framework), plywood, heavy-duty furniture, flooring (heavy traffic), door and window frames and sills, staircase (carriage, angle block, rough bracket, riser, tread, bullnose, round end, winder, stringer, and newel), cooling tower (structural members), railway sleepers (treated) as well as telegraphic and power transmission posts and cross arms (treated).


  • Family: Dipterocarpaceae
  • Classification: Heavy Hardwood
  • Air Density: 800-880



Wooden Boat Building

Railway Sleepers




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