Janka Wood Hardness Scale

Partial List of Most Popular Woods

Below is a partial list of the some of the more popular woods on the Janka Wood Hardness Scale. Clicking on the column headers will sort the table by that column.

Species Hardness
Ipe /Brazilian Walnut / Lapacho3684
Cumaru3540
Ebony3220
Brazilian Redwood3190
Booodwood2900
Red Mahogany2697
Brazilian Cherry / Jatoba2350
Mesquite2345
Santos Mahogany / Cabreuva2200
Prado2170
Merbau1925
Purpleheart1860
Hickory / Pecan1820
Rosewood1780
Kempas1710
Wenge / Red Pine1630
Zebrawood1575
Hard Maple1450
Australian Cypress1375
White Oak1360
Ash ( White )1320
American Beech1300
Red Oak ( Northern )1290
Yellow Birch1260
Heart Pine1225
Makore1023
Black Walnut1010
Teak1000
Black Cherry950
Cedar900
Sycamore770
Douglas Fir660
Chestnut540
White Pine420
Basswood410

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