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(White)Oak
 Oak (White) (Quercus alba)

 Color: Heartwood is light brown; some  boards may have a pinkish tint or a slight  grayish cast. Sapwood is white to cream

 Grain: Open, with longer rays than red oak.  Occasional crotches, swirls and burls.  Plainsawn boards have a plumed or flared  grain appearance; riftsawn has a tighter  grain pattern, low figuring; quartersawn has  a flake pattern, sometimes called tiger oak,  tiger rays, or butterflies.

 Properties: Hardness: 1360 Janka Table,  5% harder than Northern red oak Durability:  More durable than red oak. Tannic acid in  the wood protects it from fungi and insects