Properties of White Cypress
(Callitris Glauca)

Density (kg/m3) GD: 850 ADD: 750 @ 12%
Hardness kN (Janka) Green: 5.6 Dry: 6.1
Modulus of Rupture (MPa) Green: 71 Dry: 79
Modulus of Elasticity (GPa) Green:  7.7 Dry: 9.0
Crushing Strength (MPa) Green: 40 Dry: 53
Durability Class (to AS 5604) Above Ground: Class 1 In-Ground: Class 2
Strength Group Unseasoned: S5 Seasoned: SD6
Joint Group J3/JD3
Shrinkage (low) Radial % (approx.): 2.5 Tangential % (approx.): 3.0
Structural Grades Unseasoned: F4/F5/Select F7 Seasoned: F5/F7
Toughness (Nm) Green: Light Dry: Light
Early Fire Hazard Indicies Ignitability: 13
Heat Evolved: 7
Spread of Flame: 8
Smoke Developed: 3
Termite Resistant (to AS 3660) Yes
Lyctid Susceptible Sapwood No

 

 

 
   
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