Magna Handrails are produced by a licenced manufacturer from small pieces of Kwila timber using a durable, structural glue. They are ideal for use in structures where the beauty of a rich red/brown hardwood is to be expressed or to match Kwila decking, beams or posts. They can be used in exposed external environments including bush-fire prone areas and are resistant to termites. They stay straighter are more resistant to knocks than other timbers commonly used in handrails. Magna Handrails are structurally tested and have a strength rating of GL13.


Standard sizes

  • Traditional Ladies-waist and Bread-loaf profiles measuring 66x66mm.
  • Contemporary DAR profiles measuring 90×42 and 140×42.
  • Other Handrail profiles and Bottom-rails are also available. Please ask your distributor for details.
  • Usually stocked in 5.4m lengths.


  • Timber: Kwila (Merbau) Intsia bijuga
  • Moisture: 12-16%
  • Strength: GL13
  • Adhesive: Phenol Resorcinol Formaldehyde
  • Service Class: Suitable for Class 3 environments.
  • Appearance grade: A


Check Magna Handling, Installation and Maintenance Instruction before using.


Magna Glulam handrails comply with requirements for structurally rated handrails and come with a 15-year warranty