Ash // Fraxinus americana

Ash lumber wood, Fraxinus americana lumber for woodworking
"Quite 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 of Ash
Color Range
Light cream to light brown.
other names for Ash
Other Names
American ash, Ash, Biltmore ash, Biltmore white ash, Fresno, White ash
uses for Ash
Some Typical Uses
Handles, furniture, cabinets, interior joinery, sports equipment, baseball bats, auto bodies, and some musical instruments.
the Ash tree
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.
Ash grows in North America
map of where Ash grows
Weight

3.58

lbs /Bd. Ft.
Same as red oak (3.58 /bd. ft.)
Hardness

1320

Janka Rating
2.33% harder than red oak (1290 psi)
Density

0.67

Specific Gravity
4.69% more dense than red oak (.64)

General Workability
Good 3/10
Red Oak

Wood Texture
Coarse 7/10
Red Oak

Ease of Finishing
Easy 2/10
Red Oak


Ash Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
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5
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Ash Hardwood Sample (1/2"x3"x6")
$8.00 ea.
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White Ash 4/4 Lumber
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4.8
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White Ash 4/4 Lumber
$5.99 /Board Feet
White Ash 6/4 Lumber
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4.692
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White Ash 6/4 Lumber
$6.19 /Board Feet
White Ash 8/4 Lumber
13
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4.923
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White Ash 8/4 Lumber
$6.99 /Board Feet
White Ash 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
10
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4.6
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White Ash 4/4 Craft Pack: 10 Board Feet
$100.00 /Pack
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White Ash 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
18
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4.556
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White Ash 4/4 Project Pack: 20 Board Feet
$174.00 /Pack
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Ash Furniture Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
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4.667
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Ash Furniture Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 30"
$8.00 ea.
Ash Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"
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Ash Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 18"
$6.00 ea.
Ash Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"
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5
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Ash Turning Squares: 1-3/4" x 1-3/4" x 12"
$4.00 ea.
Ash Cutting Board Strips
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5
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Ash Cutting Board Strips
$6.00 ea.
Ash Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll
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5
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Ash Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 2' x 8' Roll
$34.99 ea.
Ash Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 4' x 8' Roll
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5
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Ash Paper Back Veneer Sheet - 4' x 8' Roll
$69.99 ea.
Ash Wood Edge Tape:  13/16" x 250' Roll
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5
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Ash Wood Edge Tape: 13/16" x 250' Roll
$37.50 /Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape:  7/8" x 25' Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape: 7/8" x 25' Roll
$9.99 /Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape:  2" x 25' Roll
Ash Wood Edge Tape: 2" x 25' Roll
$22.99 /Roll
1-11/16" Curly European Ash, Unique Item # 4306
1-11/16" Curly European Ash, Unique Item # 4306
$139.00 ea.
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6/4 Figured Ash Bookmatched Set, Unique Item # 4454
6/4 Figured Ash Bookmatched Set, Unique Item # 4454
$125.00 ea.
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