Now acacia wood as a raw material of furniture has increased so that the needs of Acacia trees with over 5 years of age is increasing. Tree height trees can reach 30 feet in diameter up to 1 meter . The average diameter that can be used to make furniture 25cm minimum to get a good yield .
At first most of the acacia trees used for paper mill consumption . Now acacia wood is widely used to substitute for teak wood. Acacia possessed Botanical Names : Acacia mangium with Family Name : Leguminosae
Wood colored heartwood color from light brown to dark greenish brown . Gubal wood ( sapwood ) creamy whitish , very clear and easy to distinguish from wood porch . Density At 12 % MC level density around 450-600 kg/m3 . parts and certain types can reach up to 800 kg/m3 . The durability of the wood Acacia including grade 3 durable , fairly resistant to weather and normal conditions but will be susceptible to fungus and insects when placed in outdoor conditions are too wet .
Acacia wood used for flooring products , decking , patio furniture ( semi- outdoor ) and interior decoration .