Log 14, Leatherwood, red-heart

Log 14, Leatherwood, red-heart.  A large diameter straight log with strong red-heart colour and pattern.  It is solid, has surface spiral grain, sun cracks through the sapwood, some limbs and bumps but overal is still high quality.  No visible pin hole borers. Length 4.4 metres, butt diameter 52 cm, head diameter 43 cm, volume 0.76 cubic metres, weight about 800 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.   

During harvest planning STT exclude areas rich in leatherwood from coupes however if usable leatherwood logs are found during harvest operations these are recovered for timber production.