Burma Teakwood Board How To Distinguish Between True And False
Burma Teakwood Board common name rouge wood, blood tree, Mali, Thai pomelo, for the dicotyledon plant lip-shaped subfamily lip-eye labiaceae. Teak is a tropical tree species, requiring a higher temperature, vertical distribution more common in the elevation of 700-800 meters below the hills and plains. Teak in the sun and rain dries wet and wet changes in the case of large cracks do not crack; water, fire resistance; resistance to termites and different seabirds eating, very decay resistance.
Burma Teakwood Board is the main afforestation tree in Myanmar, Burma is also an important export resource, "King of the wood" in the world. After the 1980s, with the traditional teak exporter of Thailand, Indonesia has stopped the export of virgin forest teak, and Myanmar became the only country to export teak. Less than a few years, Burmese domestic primitive forest teak resources drastically reduced, the state began to study the teak artificial cultivation techniques. There are also a lot of Burmese teak in the market, such as: gold grapefruit, gold teak, teak king, purple grapefruit, pomelo and so on. So what should we do to identify Burma Teakwood Board true and false? Here finishing some of the methods, we hope to help.
1, look at the texture. Really teak flooring has obvious ink lines and oil spots; fake teak flooring or no ink lines or ink lines are light and scattered.
2, hand touch Really teak flooring feels slippery, feel very delicate, as if the oil soaked; and fake teak flooring is very rough.
3, smell the smell. The teak flooring emits a special scent, and if the teak comes in, it smells like this fragrance, and the fragrance smells very comfortable; and the fruity is five flavors or irritating.
4, weigh the weight. True teak flooring is lighter than rosewood, but heavier than cauliflower, there is moderate feeling; and fake teak flooring is generally heavy.
5, dripping test. Drops of water in the teak floor of the paintless, real teak flooring on the water bead-like distribution will not penetrate; and fake teak flooring on the water will slowly penetrate. When wiping the water stains with a paper towel, you will find that the water on the teak flooring will not penetrate and the oily surface is smooth and the water will dry up quickly and leave no trace; and the fake teak flooring is due to the infiltration of water and the surface Rough, water stains do not dry, and there are scraps of paper;
6, see sawdust. In the floor to install the link is better to identify, really teak flooring sawdust has a heavy oil, pinch when there is soft feeling, and fake teak flooring sawdust is dry and loose;
7, water soak. The floor into the water soak for 24 hours after the observation of its changes, without any change is really teak flooring; if the distortion, expansion and other deformation of the phenomenon, then false teak floor.
8, fire burning. With a destructive test, the general store has a teak flooring sample, take a small piece of dry floor to burn, really teak flooring distributed smoke thick and large, and fake teak flooring is less.