Continental oaks are preferred for furniture and cabinet making. English oak is best for garden furniture, boat building, gateposts, furniture, floors and construction work.
Quercus Petraea and Robur
UK and Europe (also Asia Minor and North Africa)
Colour: Yellowish brown (irregular/cross-grained material can occur)
Texture: Medium to coarse
Continental oaks are preferred for furniture and cabinet making.
English oak is best for garden furniture, boat building, gateposts, furniture, floors and construction work. Also, interior and exterior joinery, coffins, flooring, gates and fencing. For plywood manufacture it is rotary cut and when sliced creates a very attractively figured veneer
Has a moderate to severe blunting effect on cutters, takes waxing, liming, fuming and polishing treatments very well filled and has very
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