Ash

Ash is used for furniture, cabinets, boatbuilding, sporting goods, joinery and traditionally vehicle interiors. We also have American Ash.

Native Ash Properties

Botanical name: Fraxinus excelsior.
Colour: White to Light-brown
Density: 710kg/m3
Working properties: Good finishing and machining properties (with medium tool blunting). Nailing usually requires a pre-bore.
Texture: Medium to Coarse
Thicknesses available: 1″, 1 ¼”, 1 ½”, 2″, 2 ½”, 3″, 4″.
Width Range: 4″ and wider sold from pack. Other specifications available to be sorted to order.
Durability: Perishable on ground contact.
Preservative permeability: Moderate resistance.
Dimension change in varying conditions: Medium.

Ash Weight Calculator

Based on a weight of 710kg per cubic meter. Note this is an imprecise calculation as wood weight varies.
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