Log 4, Sassafras, black-heart

Log 4, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted.  A log from wet storage with a bend toward the head end, surface spiral grain, tight sun cracks, and a short section of shallow surface damage at the butt end.  It has a large and dark black-heart at each end.   No visible pin hole borer activity.   Length 2.8 metres, butt diameter 38 cm, head diameter 31 cm, volume 0.25 cubic metres, weight about 275 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.