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BIBANCOM offers wood species with natural qualities in density and durability. Each species of wood has its own texture, natural shade and characteristics.

The choice of a wood species for your joinery depends on your budget and also according to your project, so it is wise to consult with our professionals

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WHITE WALNUT

  • Latin name: JUGLANS REGIA
  • Other names used: NOYER D’EUROPE
  • Production areas: France – United kingdom – Germany – Italy – Spain
  • Density: 0,60 à 0,70
  • barrels of 2,50 à 5 meters .Diameter 0,40 à 0,80 m

 

It is the same species as European walnut. Some trees are uniform beige color without veining. The woods are sought after for their homogeneity and are used in style furniture and their copies. Furniture. Sculpture.

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OAK

  • Latin name: QUERCUS PEDUNCULATA
  • Other names used: CHENE D’EUROPE
  • Production areas: Italy – Germany -France – United Kingdom – Spain
  • Density: 0,60 à 0,80
  • Barrels de 3 until 20 meters .Diameter of 0,30 à 1,20 m

 

Light yellow to light brown wood. Annual hollow vein more or less tight; Variable according to planting density. Right, half-hard to hard. Heterogeneous. Easy work, beautiful finish .. Essence of base for exterior joinery. Parquet floors. Doors. Paneling. Carpentry Shipbuilding. Railway sleepers. Barrels. Decorative panels. Furniture.

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ASH

  • Latin name:FRAXINUS EXCELSIOR
  • Other names used: FRENE- ASH
  • Production areas: France – United kingdom – Germany – Italy
  • Density:0,65 à 0,80
  • Barrels  3 until 10 meters.Diameter of de 0,30 until 1 m

 

White wood. Semi-hard, hollow vein brown, supple, resistant. Easy work. Bending. Takes the color well. Tool handles. Stretchers, carriage. Carpentry. Cabinetmaking. Plywood. Decoration.

Some marbles contain brown veins and are then referred to as Ash Olive. The pruned trunks form Loupes of White Ash or Olivier.

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BEECH

  • Latin name: QUERCUS PEDUNCULATA
  • Other name used: CHENE D’EUROPE
  • Production areas: Italy – Germany – France – United kingdom – Spain
  • Density: 0,60 à 0,80
  • Barrels of 3 until 20 meters.Diameter of 0,30 until 1,20 m

 

White matt to cream wood. Fine grain. Straight wire. Small brown mesh. Resistant. Sometimes nervous. Easy work. Easy dyeing. Hot bending.

Carcass of seats. Kitchen or paint furniture. Toys. Tool handles. Turning. Established. Wheelwright. Plywood. Back of seat.

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WEGUE

  • Latin name: MILLETTIA LAURENTII
  • Other names used: WENGE – Awong
  • Production area: Cameroun – Congo – Est Africain – Mozambique
  • Density: 0,80 à 0,95
  • Barrels of 8 until 15 meters .Diameter 0,50 until 1 m

 

Yellowish gray wood turning purplish brown, dark to the air. Hard. Pretty fine.

Easy work. Poli difficult but beautiful. Withdrawal strong enough. Very durable. Ware. Brushes. Parquet. Sculpture. Fine cabinetmaking. Decorative panels very dark.