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Quarter Sawn White Oak (Botanical: Quercus alba)

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Quarter Sawn White Oak By The Numbers:

3.92
lbs per board foot
Red Oak weighs 3.58 /BF
9.50% heavier than red oak
1360
Janka Hardness Rating (lbs-force) (?)
Red Oak is 1290
5.43% harder than red oak
0.68
Specific Gravity (?)
Red Oak is .64
6.25% more dense than red oak

Quarter Sawn White Oak Compared to Red Oak:

General
Workability
Nice
Difficult




Wood
Texture
Fine
Coarse




Ease of
Finishing
Easy
Difficult




Video Tutorial on Quarter Sawn White Oak

woodworking characteristics

Quarter Sawn White Oak Wood Characteristics

White 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 of Quarter Sawn White Oak

Color Range

Beige to creamy tan.
other names for Quarter Sawn White Oak

Other Names

Arizona oak, Arizona white oak, Cucharillo, Encino, Encino negro, Oak, Roble, Roble amarillo, Roble, colorado, Roble encino, Roblecito, White oak, Stave oak
uses for Quarter Sawn White Oak

Some Typical Uses

Furniture, cabinets, flooring, boat building, acessories
the Quarter Sawn White Oak tree

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.
map of where this wood grows

Quarter Sawn White Oak Lumber Products for Sale with Prices

$8.00 /ea.

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