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Ash (American)

Ash (American)
Product Code: Ash (American)
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Fraxinus americana
Family: Oleaceae

Distribution:
USA and Canada

Properties:
The wood has great strength, elasticity, and stiffness qualities as well as having a relative light weight. It has an excellent shock resistance. There is a moderate blunting effect on tools. Ash is non-durable and perishable.

Uses:
Ash is used for sports equipment such as bats and oars. It is also used for the handles of striking instruments like hammers.

Properties
Applications Shopfitting,Furniture,Boatbuilding,Flooring
Colour Yellow / White
Grain Pattern Pronounced
Workability Medium

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