Klicksi Ltd

Klicksi Ltd are the sole distributors of FSC-certified African blackwood worldwide (FSC certificate SA-COC-001654 HD).

Contact:

Salim Fazal
Klicksi
15E Oakcroft Road
Chessington
Surrey KT9 1R

Telephone: 0208 9741500
Email: salimfazal@klicksi.com

FSC-CERTIFIED AFRICAN BLACKWOOD – PRODUCT SPECIFICATION

The traditional wood for high quality woodwind instruments.

Excellent for use as violin pegs and guitar finger boards

Characteristics:

  • Sapwood – distinct, narrow, yellow-white
  • Heartwood  – purple-black, sometimes streaky
  • Grain – straight with a very fine and even texture
  • Slightly oily
  • Finishes to a brilliantly polished lustrous surface
  • Exceptionally hard, heavy and durable
  • Stable in service

Properties:

  • Density – 1300 KG/M³
  • Modulus of rupture – 160 N/mm²
  • Modulus of elasticity – 16300 N/mm²
  • Movement – rad 1.2%, tang 1.8%
  • Hardness – 2000

Available sizes:

  • 20mm square dimensions and increments of 5mm up to 90mm
  • Length: 150mm – 800mm
  • Violin peg sizes
  • Guitar finger board sizes

All sizes and quantities can be produced according to the customer’s specific requirements.