Log 18, Sassafras, black-heart

Log 18, Sassafras, black-heart.   A log from storage with black-heart at each end, straight but a twisted shape and spiral grain visible on the surface.  It has dead limbs with rot and felling splits at the butt end for about 1.8 metres.  No visible activity by pin hole borers.  Length 4.3 metres, butt diameter 48 cm, head diameter 38 cm, volume 0.62 cubic metres, weight about 675 kg.   IST Geeveston could mill this log to order on their Woodmizer bandsaw mill at $180 per hour, contact chris.emmmett@sttas.com.au if you have any questions.