Purpleheart Timber from Ryder Services
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Purpleheart Timber

Purpleheart is a very hard, heavy, strong tough and durable hardwood. Purpleheart's high strength, hardness, resistance to decay, very good durability and excellent structural timber characteristics make it an excellent material for heavy outdoor construction work such as: bridges, dock work, fresh water pilings, structural purposes, house framing and park benches.

It is also a quality material for many other parts of house construction from millwork to flooring and siding. Purpleheart has also been successfully used in chemical plants for vats, filter press plates and frames.
Purpleheart - Useful Information


Weight per m3 (Dry): 860 kg
Modulus Elasticity (Dry): 1600 N/mm2
Durability: Very Durable

Purpleheart Accreditation

Our Purpleheart timber is supplied with an independently audited, full chain of custody, from forest to site, satisfying CPET (The Central Point of Expertise for Timber Procurement) category B.

Purpleheart Delivery

As with all of our products we offer national and international delivery with all Purpleheart orders.
For more information on Purpleheart contact our experienced sales team on 01683 221082 or alternatively email us at info@ryderservices.biz.

Other Hardwood Timber

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Purpleheart Timber from Ryder Services