Log 31, Myrtle

Log 31, Myrtle.  A large diameter butt log with darker streaks of colour in the large solid heartwood, unusual for myrtle which often has a rotten butt. It has a deep groove and spiral grain but is solid wood. It was attached to log 30.  This very large piece contains premium quality wood which can be milled into very large slabs, squares or boards. No evidence of past or recent attack by pin hole borers.  Length 3.0 metres, butt diameter 135 cm, head diameter 100 cm, volume about 3.22 cubic metres, total weight about 3800 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