Pacific Teak | Vitex Cofassus
Pacific Teak is an extremely popular timber for exterior use. It is very stable and durable timber meaning it can be left to weather with minimal maintenance.
Pacific Teak is exceptionally stable timber which makes it great for exterior cladding and decking. Because of its stability it makes a great product for a weathered look, Pacific Teak will naturally weather to a silver colour without cupping or warping.
Pacific Teak is available in the following products:
- Metroplank Timber Decking
- Classicplank Timber Decking
- Marineplank Timber Decking
- Shou Sugi Ban Charred Cladding
- Proplank Timber Battens
- Trendplank Timber Cladding
Pale yellowish to creamy grey appearance. Texture is fine and lustrous with an even grain. When freshly cut the timber has a leathery odour and is greasy to touch. Pacific Teak has a high tannin content, issues with tannin leaching can easily avoided by careful planning, further information in link below.
Quick Link: https://www.mortlock.com.au/news/timber-leaching
Notes: As timber is a natural product images above may not fully reflect the true colour and natural variation of the timber, we recommend you view samples and discuss the options before making your final decision.
Enviro Clear is a water-based product for interior use only. It is a film forming, non-yellowing coating which is easy to clean and requires minimal maintenance.
|Origin||A native of Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands|
|Density (Dry)||750 kg/m3|
|Unit Movement||Dimensional approx. 2 – 4%|
|Fire||Satisfies BCA C1.10a Group 3, BAL 12.5 & 19|
|Modulus of Elasticity (Dry)||Dry 14 (GPA)|
|Workability||Excellent, highly stable dimensionally|