Quarter Sawn White Oak (Botanical: Quercus alba)Information to help you do fine woodworking with Quarter Sawn White Oak - all products are listed at bottom
Quarter Sawn White Oak By The Numbers:
Quarter Sawn White Oak Compared to Red Oak:
Quarter Sawn White Oak Wood CharacteristicsWhite Oak has a finer texture than the more popular Red Oak. Quarter sawn white oak displays dramatic medullar figure called flake or fleck, and you'll see this used in antiques, mission style furniture, Greene and Greene furniture, and more. Heartwood is decay resistant and suitable for exterior uses. Good turning and steam bending qualities.
Color RangeBeige to creamy tan.
Other NamesArizona oak, Arizona white oak, Cucharillo, Encino, Encino negro, Oak, Roble, Roble amarillo, Roble, colorado, Roble encino, Roblecito, White oak, Stave oak
Some Typical UsesFurniture, cabinets, flooring, boat building, acessories
What's the Tree Like?May reach 100 feet in height and have a trunk of 36'' in diameter. The Quarter Sawn White Oak tree grows in Eastern United States and Canada.
Quarter Sawn White Oak Lumber Products for Sale with Prices
Oak White Qtr Sawn Hardwood Sample
Oak White Quarter Sawn 4/4 Lumber
Oak White Quarter Sawn 8/4 Lumber
Oak White Quarter Sawn 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
Oak White Quarter Sawn 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
Oak White Quarter Sawn 4/4 PRO Pack: 100 Board Feet
Oak White Veneer 2 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer
Oak White Veneer 4 x 8 Sheet Quarter Cut: Paper back veneer