Lie Nielsen No. 4 Bronze Bench Plane

Sawdust and Shavings

Woodworking Tools, Projects and Hardwood Information

Stanley Bedrock 605
Home Projects Hand Tools Power Tools Book Reviews Q & A Wood Info

Oak, Red

Flat sawn unfinished red oak.

Common Name: Oak, Red

Description: Red oak is the standard hardwood is this part of the country (Wisconsin). It is a very strong hardwood and is relatively inexpensive. The grain pattern of red oak is very distinctive and is easily idenified. When red oak is quarter sawn it produced very attractive medullary rays.

Hardness: 1290

Price: $
Wood Pricing Chart Scale ($= Under $5, $$ = Around $5 - $8, $$$ = Over $8)


Home | Project Calculator | Rants | Board Foot Calculator | Woodworking School Finder | Links
Copyright 2004-2021 Sawdust and Shavings
Woodworking Tool Sharpening
View Woodworking Sharpening Products