Log 2, Sassafras, black-heart

Log 2, Sassafras, black-heart.  A log from wet storage with good black-heart, surface spiral grain, a few sun tight sun cracks, limb / burl bumps, limb holes and dry or rotten wood at the head end.  Shallow handling damage affects a short section at the butt end.  It could be milled in two lengths for better timber recovery.  No visible pin hole borer activity.  Length 4.9 metres, butt diameter 38 cm, head diameter 34 cm, volume 0.50 cubic metres, weight about 525 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.