Koa is endemic to Hawaii and grows no where else in the world, it is also a fast growing tree when compared to other Hawaiian trees. It can grow an inch in diameter per year and it can grow to more than 100 feet tall and 6 feet in diameter. Although it is very rare… Read more »
English Brown Oak: This is a hard, heavy, dense wood. It has a very high crushing and bending strength, and is very good for steam bending. It will have a moderate to severe blunting effect on tools. Good for gluing, painting, sanding, staining and varnishing, it takes a high polish. The tannin content may corrode… Read more »
Veeners, flitches and slabs, exotic lumber.