Balsa

Balsa

Grows in

SAM

Latin name

Ochroma pyramidale

Compressive strength

14,9 MPa

Bending strength

21,6 MPa

Modulus of elasticity

3,4 GPa

Hardness

300 N

Density

150 kg/m?

Volumetric shrinkage

8,5 %

T/R ratio

2,6