The sapwood of ash is often
a light brown color but can vary to gray. Ash is usually
straight grained with high shock resistance. This is
one of the reasons that ash is used for tool handles
and baseball bats.
Ash has a good workability and is able to hold a screw
or nail quite well. Ash also takes glue well.
Ash is easy to work with and takes a finish well.
Commonly used for:
- Base Ball Bats
- Hand Tools
Ash is also known as:
- American White Ash
- Biltmore Ash
- Canadian Ash
- Mountain Ash
Ash is not known to have any toxic characteristics.
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