Log 15, Sassafras, black-heart

Log 15, Sassafras, black-heart.   A fresh log from a double stem tree with bumps, limbs, holes and a rough shape.  It has a small black-heart at each end.  No past or recent pin hole borer activity is visible.  Length 5.6 metres, but volume is calculated with 4.8 metres to exclude the irregular butt end; the butt diameter is adjusted to 48 cm, head diameter 35 cm, volume of 4.8 metres is 0.63 cubic metres, total weight about 800 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