Cedrinho
 

 

 

Erisma uncinatum Warm.
VOCHYSIACEAE

Commercial Name: Cedrinho
Other Names: Bruteiro, Cambara, Cambara-Rosa, Cedrilho, Jaboti,
Jaboti-da-Terra-Firme, Quarubarana, Quarubatinga
Foreign Name: Jaboty (Germany, Spain, France, Holand, Britain, Italy, Sweeden)
Kwanie (Guyana), Guaruba-Vermelha (Germany, Holand, Britain, USA)
Occurrence: Brasil - Amazonia, Others - Guyana

General Characteristics:
Color: light red ( similar to Mogno color )
Direction: right
Texture: rough

Density at 15% m.c = 590 Kg/m3

Natural Durability:
Soft wood - low resistence to attacks of fungus
Treatment: Average due to moderate permeability of wood

Processing Characteristics:
Surfacing: easy
Finishing: regular
Drying: fast with defects
Sawing: easy
Uses:
Civil Construction - Light Internal : General Usage and Structural
Veneers and Plywoods - General usage and filling
Packagings and cases

  
Green
Dry
English
Green 
Dry
Metric
Bending Strength
8434
12687
psi
593
892
kg/cm²
Crushing Strength
441
811
psi
31
57
kg/cm²
Max. Crushing Strength
12687
3911
psi
892
275
kg/cm²
Static Bending (FSPL)
  
  
psi
 
 
kg/cm²
Impact Strength
  
   
inches
  
 
cm
Stiffness
1308
1564
1000 psi
92
110
1000 kg/cm²
Work to Maximum Load
 
 
inch-lbs/in³
  
  
cm-kg/cm³
Hardness
  
867
lbs
  
393
kg
Shearing Strength
  
1138
psi
 
80
kg/cm²
Toughness
 
 
inch-lbs
 
 
cm-kg
Specific Gravity
0.46
0.55
 
0.46
0.55
  
Weight
62
37
lbs/ft³
994
593
kg/cm³
Density (Air-Dry)
 
37
lbs/ft³
   
593
kg/cm³
Radial Shrinkage
 
4.3
%
 
4.3
%
Tangential Shrinkage
 
10
%
  
10
%
Volumetric Shrinkage
  
13.4
%
 
13.4
%