Quarter Sawn White Oak

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Quarter Sawn white Oak Lumber
DESCRIPTIONWhite oak varies in color from light tan to pale yellow-brown with a pinkish tinge. It is similar to European oak. Straight grained with characteristic silver grain in quarter sawn wood. Medium to coarse texture. White Oak is somewhat more figured than Red Oak due to longer rays.
Weight averages 45-47lbs cu. ft.
COUNTRY OF
ORIGIN
North America
BOTANICAL NAMEQuercus Alba
OTHER NAMESAppalachian Oak, Arizona Oak, Stave Oak, Cucharillo, Encino
MECHANICAL PROPERTIESMedium bending and crushing strength. Low stiffness makes it an excellent steam bending wood.
WORKING PROPERTIESPre-boring is advised, but takes nails and screws well. Gluing properties vary. Stains well and polishes to a good finish.
DURABILITYHeartwood is durable and very resistant to preservative treatment. Sapwood is moderately resistant. Logs are subject to severe insect attack.
SEASONINGDries slowly with tendency for checking, splitting and honeycombing. Requires careful air or kiln drying. Medium movement.
USESSuitable for furniture, cabinetmaking, joinery, heavy construction, parquet and strip flooring, ladder rungs, plywood, veneers, paneling, railroad ties, shakes, shingles.
COMMENTSGrain may need to be filled to achieve smooth finish.

White Oak (Quarter Sawn) Lumber -

janka hardness: 1360
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Oak, White

4/4 Quarter-Sawn
$11.20
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Oak, White

5/4 Quarter-Sawn
$11.30
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Oak, White

6/4 Quarter-Sawn
$12.10
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Oak, White

8/4 Quarter-Sawn
$14.00
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