Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart / plain

Log 12, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted.   A large fresh log with limbs and bumps, black-heart at the butt end but plain wood at the head end.  It is not straight and should be milled in two or three lengths for better timber recovery.  No visible pin hole borers.  Length 5.3 metres, butt diameter 47 cm, head diameter 39 cm, volume 0.77 cubic metres, weight about 850 kg.  IST Geeveston could mill this log to order into slabs, boards or squares on their Woodmizer band saw mill at $170 per hour, any questions to chris.emmett@sttas.com.au