American White Ash

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Durability: Non-Durable
Colour: Light
Sizes available: 25, 40, 50, 75, 100 mm

Trade Name: Ash
Botanical Species: Fraxinus americana
Other Names:  White Ash, American Ash
Country of Origin: U.S.A.
Air Dry Density: 670kgs/m³
Durability: Non-durable
Strength:  8+ (on a scale of 1 – 10)
Dries well with little degrade.
The sapwood and heartwood are almost white to beige with the heartwood having incidences of dark beige to brown features on occasions.
Well figured with good strength, elasticity, toughness, stiffness and hardness allied to its light weight.
Working Qualities: 
Machines reasonably well. Good staining and polishing qualities.
High class joinery,boat interiors, musical instruments and striking tool handles.
Product Attributes:
Generally cream to white.
Machines well.
Good strength and toughness / weight ratio.
Veneers available.
Strong grain figure.
Flat sawn.
Good polishing and staining qualities.