European Oak

Quercus robur (Scientific name), also called French oak or white oak is a large tree that reaches 30 to 40 meters high and has a lifetime between 500 and 1000 years.

Wood used for manufacture of furniture, Interior woodwork, cooperage and shipbuilding.

The oak is famous for its non-uniform texture, well-marked woody rays and wavy wire. The oak wood is stiff, heavy and moisture resistant. It´s used in many ways such as furniture, barrels, shipbuilding, tools and crafts. The turners like it, because of the color and coarse texture (which dealt with sand jet allows you to achieve special effects). This wood is still widely used in civil construction, especially in joist hangers and flooring, as well as in exterior carpentry.

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