Chestnut

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General Information

Castanea sativa

Europe and Southeast Asia

100-120 ft (30-37 m) tall,

5-7 ft (1.5-2.0 m) trunk diameter

Joinery - Exterior

Joinery - Interior

Cladding

Technical Information

Density :
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590 (kg/m3) 

0.50, 0.59

3,010 N

71.4 MPa

8.61 GPa

43.8 MPa

Radial: 4.2%

Tangential: 6.9%

Volumetric: 12.6%

T/R Ratio: 1.6

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