Log 1, Sassafras, black-heart

Log 1, Sassafras, black-heart.  A log from wet storage with good black-heart, surface spiral grain, small limb / burl bumps  and limb holes at the head end.  It could be milled in two lengths for better timber recovery.  No visible pin hole borer activity.  Length 4.9 metres, butt diameter 39 cm, head diameter 29 cm, volume 0.44 cubic metres, weight about 475 kg.  IST Geeveston could mill this log into slabs or boards on their bandsaw mill at $150 per hour, contact Mr Chris Emmett if you have any questions.