Dimensions 18/19/28 x 90/140/145mm
Profile Smooth/Smooth, Reeded/Smooth, Reeded/Grooved
Grade Select & better
Origin Brazil
Wood density 505 - 850 kg / m3.
Kiln dry 18 - 20%

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Features of Dark Red Meranti decking

  • This wood has an almost uniform, flawless and white texture.
  • Thanks to its unique characteristics and especially to its excellent stability, it is one of the best wood species in the world.
  • The wood is very hard and has a long life thanks to its high density and its substances.
  • It has a very low degree of drying.
  • It is resistant to fungi, insects and weather conditions.
  • Dark Red Meranti is a very decorative wood. It comes in many shades.
  • It is very stable and almost unaffected by humidity changes.
  • Color differences between individual boards create a beautiful natural and common look.

Dark Red Meranti decking Origin

Our Dark Red Meranti wood comes from Malaysia and is an example of excellent quality and durability.

Dark Red Meranti (Dark Red Meranti)decking Description

Dark Red Meranti is a tropical hardwood that is used for exterior decking, but you can also find it used as siding.
Dark Red Meranti has a dark reddish or purplish-brown color appearance with white resin streaks typically present.
Dark Red Meranti is characterized by a uniform texture, which is slightly fluted. The grain of Dark Red Meranti has either straight or interlocked and, it has a coarse texture along with a low natural luster. The pore size of Dark Red Meranti has ranged from medium to large sizes.
Wood is tough and has a long durability thanks to its high density and the substances it contains. These oily substances can be washed away by rain during the first phase of exposure to weather conditions.
After drying, this wood is well shaped in shape, easy and clean to process, has an even smooth surface, and can be well surface treated.

Dark Red Meranti decking Treatment

The substances contained can drip on fresh-cut surfaces and therefore cause discoloration on the masonry. Therefore we recommend that all cutting edges be provided with OSMO Cutting Edge Wax. For Dark Red Meranti, it is essential to use non-corrosive fasteners for external structures. After almost six months of exposure to the weather, natural light graying is normal and does not affect quality or durability.

Dark Red Meranti decking Finishing

If a colorless wood treatment is required for outdoor use, use OSMO UV Colorless Extra Protective Oil. If you want to protect the wood with pigments and at the same time preserve its naturalness as much as possible, use OSMO pigmented coating Bangkirai Terrace Oil light Suppose you want to preserve wood sanding structure, but you want a color rendering with a higher degree
of pigmentation. In that case, we recommend the OSMO granular oil glaze with eighteen color differences.

Dimensions and processing:

18 x 140mm Smooth/Smooth
 19 x 90mm Reeded/Smooth  
 28 x 145mm Grooved/Reeded