Log 11, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted

Log 11, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted.  A log from storage with bends, steep spiral grain, surface damage, no limbs or bumps but dark black-heart and spalted colour at each end.  It should be milled in two or three lengths for better timber recovery.  Recent pin hole borer activity is visible.  Length 4.2 metres, butt diameter 45 cm, head diameter 41 cm, volume 0.61 cubic metres, weight about 650 kg.   IST Geeveston could mill this log to order on their bandsaw mill at $170 per hour, any questions please to chris.emmett@sttas.com.au