Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted.

Log 9, Sassafras, black-heart / spalted.  A long log with one large limb and few small limbs, it is round but slightly bent and should be milled in two pieces.  The head end is affected for one or two metres by a large split below the sapwood.  It was harvested a few months ago and has a few pin borer exit holes.  Length 5.8 metres, butt diameter 56 cm, head diameter 44 cm, volume 1.13 cubic metres, weight about 1200 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.