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Ash (American)

Wood type Hardwood
The Tree White Ash, The tree reaches a height of 15m to 18m or a little more, and diameter of about 0.75m
The Timber White Ash – The sapwood is almost white in colour and the heartwood varies from light brown to reddish-brown rather similar to European ash. Little lighter in weight, about 670 kg/m3 when dried.
Treatability Easy
Moisture Movement Medium
Density 670kg/m3 (Density can vary by 20% or more)
Texture Coarse  
Use(s) Tool handles, Joinery – Interior
Colour(s) Grey (Brown)