White Oak (Rift Cut)
White Oak (Rift Cut) (Quercus Alba)
Common Names: White Oak
Distribution: Eastern United States
Color/Appearance: Heartwood is a light to medium brown, commonly with an olive cast. Quartersawn sections display prominent ray fleck patterns
Janka Hardness: 1,350 lbf
Density: 3.92 lb./b.f.
Allergies/Toxicity: Most common reactions simply include eye and skin irritation, as well as asthma-like symptoms.
Common Uses: Cabinetry, furniture, interior trim, flooring, boatbuilding, barrels and veneer.