Azobe hardwood unused SNCF railway sleepers
Azobe hardwood unused SNCF railway sleepers. Excellent exterior grade quality hardwood SNCF railway sleepers in Azobé, untreated. Multiple uses possible for this robust timber with the reputation for long-life for exterior use (such as Deauville’s boardwalk). Stocked at BCA Maine et Loire premises at l’Hôtellerie-de-Flée. Metric Dimensions approx: 2.60 metres x 24cm x 14cm. Imperial Dimensions approx: 8 ft 6 inches x 9.5 inches x 5.5 inches.
Info about AZOBE (also known as Ekki): Rot Resistance: Rated as very durable, with good resistance to insect attacks. Good weathering characteristics. Common Uses: Bridges, boatbuilding, marine applications, decking, and flooring. Comments: This tough, durable wood can be difficult to work, but its longevity (especially in marine applications) make it well worth the effort.