eurooak 2400

European Oak

Quercus Spp

Heartwood pale yellow brown, darkening with exposure. Sapwood creamy and distinctive. Texture coarse and uneven. Grain usually straight. The large ray figure of the radial surface is often referred as silver grain. Slower grown wood is comparatively soft and is more suitable for furniture manufacture and veneer. Also known as French Oak, English Oak.

Origin
Europe
Density
700

Application Suitability

Technical Data

Density
700
Modulus of Rupture Mpa Dry
97
Radial Shrinkage
3%
Hardness (janka) (kN)
6.0
Finish
Excellent
Durability
Durable
Machining
Fair
Split Resistance Screwing
Good
Split Resistance Nailing
Good
Gluing
Good
Growing Region
Europe
Specific Gravity
0.65
Modulus of Elasticity Gpa Dry
10
Tangential Shrinkage
6%
Stability
Excellent
Susceptible to Lyctus Borer
Yes
Availability
Widely