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- Common Name:Panga Panga
- Scientific Name:Millettia stuhlmannii
- Origin:East Africa
- Uses:Flooring, Joinery, Furniture
- Usage Level:Low
Uses: Flooring, Gymnasium equipment, Furniture
Uses: Flooring, Worktops, Furniture
Uses: Kitchen worktops and ply
Uses: Joinery, Handles, Flooring
Uses: Joinery, Furniture, Flooring
Uses: Flooring, Sports equipment, Furniture
Uses: Flooring, Decking, Construction
Uses: Flooring, Construction, Plywood
Uses: Flooring, Joinery, Construction
Uses: Flooring, Furniture, Musical Instruments, Worktops
Uses: Decking, External Construction
Uses: Flooring, Furniture, Joinery
Panga Panga description
Panga Panga, as it is commonly known, is distributed from East Africa.
The heartwood has a dark chocolate brown colour with alternating light and dark bands. It is a fairly straight grained timber that has decorative figure.
Panga Panga is classed as a hardwood that has a very high density and is not ideal for steam bending. This timber can be worked with hand tools with a severe blunting effect.
It is generally a slow drying lumber with some surface checking and a small movement in service.
Panga Panga wood flooring is suitable for all domestic and most commercial projects, and is a very unusual species that makes for a unique appearance.
Above are some examples of products that are available in this species. Below are some examples of projects that have been completed with this species.
To start your project or satisfy any questions you may have please call our sales team, who can advise you on how to proceed, or email the team with your questions at the following contact points:
Tel: 020 8871 9771