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WA Sheoak

WA Sheoak is a hardwood that, as its name suggests, grows on the south coast of south-west Western Australia. This rare timber is used for flooring and paneling, roofing shingles, furniture, decorative woodwork and turnery, and before the invention of the aluminium cask it was used in the manufacture of beer barrels.

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Appearance

The texture of WA Sheoak is moderately even and fine, and the grain is straight. It has a red brown heartwood and the sapwood is pale yellow. The medullary rays are not as prominent as those of river Sheoak and rose Sheoak.

Common Applications

WA Sheoak is used for furniture, flooring and paneling, roofing shingles, turning and decorative woodwork.

Workability

WA Sheoak is easy to work.

Source: Wood Solutions

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