A light colored species with an open grain and a coarse texture similar to oak, ash is relatively dense with good working and finishing properties.

Long known for its use in baseball bats, ash is a favorite with furniture and architectural millwork manufacturers. We offer both Glacial and Appalachian ash.

Properties

Machining 4
Nailing 4
Screwing 4
Gluing 4
Finishing 5

Ratings indicate the degree of difficulty working with this species relative to other hardwoods. A '5' rating is the best. A '1' rating is the most challenging.