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Elm (Rock)

Elm (Rock)
Product Code: Elm (Rock)
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ELM-ROCK
Ulmus thomasii
Family: Ulmaceae

Distribution:
Eastern Canada and USA


Properties

A heavy density timber with medium bending and crushing strengths, low stiffness but very high resistance to shock loads. A relatively hard wood, Rock Elm offers moderate to severe blunting effect on cutting edges. It can be stained and polished to a good finish.

Uses

Because of its strength properties, the timber is suitable for boat building, submerged support and vehicle body work.

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