Oak Prime - White


Easy to work and can be finished smoothly if care is given. The timber can ben glued, stained and polished, and takes nails and screws well. White Oak is rated as being durable

  • North America

Data sheet

Colour / Appearance Ranging from pale yellow-brown to a pale reddish-brown, often with a pinkish tint
Grain / Texture Grain is straight, with a coarse, uneven texture
Janka Hardness 1,350 lbf (5,990 N)
Uses Heavy construction, flooring, furniture, pews and pulpits, doors, counters, boats, agricultural implements and veneer. White Oak cooperage barrels are the only satisfactory timber containers for beer, wine and alcoholic spirits