Oak, Red

Scientific Name: Quercus Rubra

Other Names: Northern, Appalachian, or Southern Oak

Type: Domestic Hardwood

Origin: Eastern US and Canada

Appearance: Tan-wheat to light pink heartwood with white sapwood.

Characteristics: Straight grained with coarse texture. Northern species have lighter wheat/tan color while southern material tends toward pink/red range. Available in rift, quartered, and flat cut sorts.

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Weight (lbs/sf) Machining Finishing Hardness (psi) MOE (million psi) MOR (psi)
3.6 Excellent Excellent 1290 1.82 14300

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