Oak - Tasmanian/Victoria Ash
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus regnans, Eucalyptus obliqua or Eucalyptus delegatensis
Other Names: Australian Oak
Source Location: Tasmania, Australia
Stability: Very Stable
Durability in Ground: Non Durable
Durability Above Ground: Non Durable
Density: Approx 700kg/m3 (at approx12% MC)
DIIMENSIONS: Generally available in sizes up to 200x50
Appearance: Tasmanian Oak is light in colour, varying from straw to reddish brown with intermediate shades of cream to pink.
Grades: We stock the select grade which is free of knots and has occasional gum pockets.
Uses: Tasmanian Oak is used for flooring, panelling, furniture and joinery.
Tips: Being a light timber, it is recognized for its excellent staining qualities, which allow ready matching with other timbers, finishes or furnishings.