Janka Hardness Strength (MOR) Stiffness (MOE) Density Tangential Shrinkage Radial Shrinkage Texture Grain Durability
Ipe 3840 25,864 2708 1025 8% 6.60% Fine Straight and/or Interlocked Highly Durable
Cumaru 3200 24,800 3050 1090 8.40% 5.40% FIne Interlocked Highly Durable
Tigerwood 1850 19,285 2230 961 7.60% 4% Fine to Medium Straight and/or Interlocked Durable
Garapa 1700 18,530 2,257 830 10.00% 6.50% Fine to Medium Straight Moderately Durable
Black Locus 1560 12,738 1,735 705 7.00% 4% Medium Straight Durable
Angelyn 1,320 17,207 2,203 705 9,70% 5.80% Medium Straight and/or Interlocked Moderately Durable
Redwood 402 9836 1281 450 7 2 Medium Straight Old Growth/Rare and Endangered (Durable), Second Growth/Most Available (Moderately Durable)
Cedar 337 8271 1189 380 7 2 Coarse Straight Old Growth/Rare and Endangered (Durable), Second Growth/Most Available (Moderately Durable)
Treated Southern Pine 319 13,768 1331 39 7 4 Coarse Even Moderate
Azek* 421 3788 207,541 n/a n/a*** n/a*** n/a n/a n/a
Trex Accents** 562 1423 175,000 n/a n/a*** n/a*** n/a n/a n/a


*Synthetic/Composite    **Plastic/Wood Composite    ***Reacts to heat and cold

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