Log 27, Blackwood

Log 27, Blackwood. A fresh long log with an angular shape, surface spiral grain, taper and the heart is off-centre at the head end.  The heartwood at each end is dark and the growth rings are close together - excellent timber quality.  It should be milled in two or three lengths for better timber recovery.  No visible pin hole borer activity.  Length 5.6 metres, butt diameter 56 cm, head diameter 43 cm, volume 1.05 cubic metres, weight about 1100 kg.  IST Geeveston could mill this log to order into slabs, squares or boards on their Woodmizer band saw mill at $170 per hour, contact Mr Chris Emmett if you have any questions.