Ash (Botanical: Fraxinus americana)Information to help you do fine woodworking with Ash - all products are listed at bottom
Ash By The Numbers:
Ash Compared to Red Oak:
Ash Wood CharacteristicsQuite similar to Red Oak in appearance and many working properties. Excellent shock resistance. Straight-grained with moderately coarse texture. Glues, Stains, and finishes very well.
Color RangeLight cream to light brown.
Other NamesAmerican ash, Ash, Biltmore ash, Biltmore white ash, Fresno, White ash
Some Typical UsesHandles, furniture, cabinets, interior joinery, sports equipment, baseball bats, auto bodies, and some musical instruments.
What's the Tree Like?Reaches heights of 70-80 feet with a trunk diameter of 24-36''. Boles are often straight and clear of branches for 30-50 feet. The Ash tree grows in Eastern USA and Canada.
Ash Lumber Products for Sale with Prices
Ash Hardwood Sample
Ash 4/4 Lumber
Ash 6/4 Lumber
Ash 8/4 Lumber
Ash 12/4 Lumber
Ash 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
Ash 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
Ash 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet
Ash Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer
Ash Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet: Paper back veneer
Ash Turning Squares: 1-1/2'' x 1-1/2'' x 18''
Ash Wood Edge Tape: 13/16'' x 250' Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape: 7/8'' x 25' Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape: 2'' x 25' Roll