American White Oak Timber Specifications

For superior interiors.

Quercus alba.

This hardwood timber encompasses a number of species, is pale yellow-brown to mid-brown, and usually has a straight grain and medium to coarse texture.

Features & Benefits

  • Durability – Class 3
  • Fire resistance: BAL 12.5 and 19 – All AS 3959 applications
  • Seasoned density level of 750kg/m3
  • Janka (or hardness) rating of 6.0
  • Non-structural.
  • Achieves F17 (select grade)
  • Available in sizes 100x25mm through to 300x50mm.
  • Laminates well for larger sizes.
  • Found throughout the eastern United States.

Ideal Uses

  • Flooring
  • Architectural joinery
  • High-grade furniture
  • Interior woodwork
  • Panelling