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Water Damage Wood Floor Specialists
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.
“You have the right to have your home repaired by the repair person of your choice”.
“You have the right to reject any settlement amount including any unfair valuation offered by the insurance company”.
Let Boatright Hardwood Floors guide you through the process to put your home back together.
Spotted Gum
Corymbia maculata
(Formerly eucalyptus maculata)
Appearance

Color: Heartwood is light to dark brown, sapwood is pale and may be as wide as 3.12 inches (8 cm).

Grain: Interlocked, moderately coarse. Frequent presence of wavy grain produces “fiddleback” grain. Slightly greasy; gum veins are common.

Properties

Hardness (Janka): 2473 (92% harder than Northern red oak).

Dimensional Stability: Data not available.

Workability

Sawing/Machining: Good.

Sanding: No known problems.

Suggested Sequence:

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

Nailing: Pre-drilling and hand-nailing may be preferred.

Finishing: No known problems.

Origin
Australia.
Availability

Moderately available.

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