Angongui is a homogenous wood with a grey-pink tint. This wood is also known as Onzabili and has a coarse and felt-like structure.
|Botanical name:||Antrocaryon klaineanum|
|Overall character:||This simple and soft wood has moderate shrinking and good strength properties. However, it is not resistant to weather or insects.|
|Color and structure:||Theres a minimal color difference between the heartwood and the sapwood: both are a greyish pink to light red, not clearly contrasted fom each other.|
|Characteristics/features:||Angongui wood can be worked with all tools. It has proven itself to be a very elastic peeled veneer, and plywood panels made out of this material have great endurance.|
|Areas of use:||As Angongui is a plain wood thats not particularly decorative, it is mostly used indoors in areas that require medium strength construction woods. It is a peeled veneer similar to Okoume.|