North American Standard Rift to Quarter Sawn Specialty
- White Oak is a fairly straight grained wood. It has a varied color ranging from pale yellow brown to pale brown sometimes with a pinkish tint. The texture is medium-coarse to coarse.
- Mechanical Properties:
- Janka side hardness 1360. Shrinkage green to 12%; tangential 5.5%; Radial 3%.
- Working Properties:
- Works readily with hand and machine tools. Glues satisfactorily.
- Reasonably durable
- Hardwood flooring, interior joinery, furniture, whisky casks.