padauk wood


  • Reddish orange heartwood color
  • Oxidizes to a reddish brown color
  • Very dense

Characteristics of Padauk

Origin of Wood Type Africa
Botanical Name Pterocarpus soyauxii
Specific Gravity 0.72
Avg. Weight Per BF 3.75 lb/ bf
Color Range Bright Red – Brown
Rarity / Availability Readily Available
Typical Avg. Width 4″ to 12″, rarely found up to 48″ wide
Typical Avg. Length 8′ to 12′, sometimes longer available
Avg. Waste Factor 0.3
Wood Uses Fine Furniture, Cabinetry, Architectural Millwork, Wood Turning, Wood Carving, Flooring and many other uses
Lumber Grades FAS, Flitch
Other Trade Names Camwood, Barwood, Corail

Padauk Lumber Detailed Pricing:

Thickness Grade Figure Type Grain Orientation Width Range Length Range Price Per BF
4/4 FAS None Mix 4.00″ to 12.00″ 96.00″ to 192.00″ $13.00
8/4 FAS None Mix 4.00″ to 12.00″ 96.00″ to 192.00″ $14.00

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Padauk Sample Photo