Oak Prime - Red

Quercus rubra


It is easy to work, sand, glue and turn. The timber polishes fairly well. The timber screws well, but need to be predrilled for nailing

Data sheet

Colour / Appearance Light to medium brown, commonly with a reddish cast
Grain / Texture Grain is straight, with a coarse, uneven texture
Janka Hardness 1,220 lbf (5,430 N)
Uses Boat building, cabinetmaking, furniture, flooring, joinery, kitchen cabinets, veneer