When compared to spotted gum and ironbark, this is a slightly softer hardwood but is by no means less durable.
Why choose Tasmanian Oak/Victoria Ash?
- Available in sizes: 85, 108, 130, 180 x 14/19mm
- Its colour ranges varies from pale blondes to honey browns with pink undertones
- Cost effective
- Readily available
- It planes, sands, finishes and glues well
- Logged in accordance with all Australian forestry standards (eco friendly)
This timber usually has a straight grain (however, it can produce fiddleback markings and have visible gum veins) and it has a coarse texture.
To ensure that good quality boards are produced, the logs are quarter-cut. This provides excellent dimensional stability.