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Providing high quality repairs, refinishing, or replacement of your wood floor system.
We are your advocate and we work for you, not the insurance company.
The insurance company’s contractors work for and are paid by the insurance company.
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Oak, Tasmanian
Eucalyptus regnans/obliqua/delegatensis
Appearance

Color: Pale straw with occasional pinkish highlights, tan colors, some medium gray/brown colors; over time overall color variation is muted with an ambering of the straw colors to darker tan.

Grain: All riftsawn.

Species & Grade Variations: Even range of color shadings.

Properties

Hardness (Janka): 1350 (5% harder than Northern red oak).

Dimensional Stability: Data not available.

Workability

Sawing/Machining: Cuts easily; some splintering when routing.

Sanding:

Sands satisfactorily if correct sanding sequence is followed.

Suggested Sequence:

  • First Cut: 50 or 60 at a 7-15 degree angle with the grain
  • Second Cut: 60 or 80 straight with the grain
  • Third Cut: 80 or 100
  • Hard Plate: 80 or 100
  • First Screen: 80
  • Second Screen: 100 or 120

Nailing: No known problems.

Finishing: No known finishing problems.

Comments: Has been known to cause contact dermatitis.

Origin
Australia.
Availability

Moderately available.

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