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American White Ash Sawn Timber

Species Information

The sapwood is light coloured to nearly white and the heartwood varies from pale greyish brown to light brown. The wood is generally bold and straight grained with a coarse uniform texture. The degree and availability of light coloured sapwood, and other properties, will vary according to the growing regions.

Product details
TypeValue
Common nameWhite Ash
Botanical nameFraxinus americana
OriginUSA
Density (dry)675kg/m3

Price on application

Workability
TypeValue
Hardness3 out of 5
Machining4 out of 5
Ease of fixing4 out of 5
Gluing4 out of 5
Finishing4 out of 5

Timber Species:
American White Ash

The sapwood is light coloured to nearly white and the heartwood varies from pale greyish brown to light brown. The wood is generally bold and straight grained with a coarse uniform texture. The degree and availability of light coloured sapwood, and other properties, will vary according to the growing regions.

Sizing Specification

Available lengths

  • 7ft - 16ft

Subject to availability

Available processes

  • Square Edge

Available grades

  • FAS

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