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Why Red Oak? Here's what to know about woodworking with this wood
Straight grain with a coarse texture. Generally works and finished well but timbers from the Northern growing region will be more consistent in color and have a finer texture. Large open pores produce distinctive grain.
Light brown with a reddish tinge.
Northern red oak, Red oak, Gray oak, American red oak, Canadian red oak