Woodcraft Woodshop - Oak, Red 2-1/2" x 2-1/2" x 8" Wood Turning Stock
Red oak (Quercus rubra) is a straight-grained wood with a coarse texture that varies according to rate of growth. Color ranges from light cream, pinkish-red to dark tan or golden brown. Machines...
Item 131493Model Red Oak 2X2X30
Item 153321Model Oak, Red 3x3x36
Item 153322Model Ash 2.5x2.5x12
Item 167038Model PKS6B
Item 841817Model T86-152
Item 164494Model 164494
Item 164495Model 164495
Item 166597Model MAC013
Item 166198Model T51-236
Item 153323Model Ash 2.5x2.5x24
Light to medium reddish-brown color
Hard, strong, and moderately priced
Takes stain and finishes very well
Widely used in cabinet and furniture making
Due to the nature of wood movement, shrinkage and expansion are possible. Please measure each piece carefully before starting any project.
Wood is a product of nature, and as such, no two pieces are alike to start with, while the same wood growing in different locales can vary greatly even though it is the exact same species.
Thin Stock. The thin stock is cut to size from quality, kiln-dried stock. Dimensions are +/- 1/8" of size listed.
Carving and Turning Blocks. Blocks are sawn to +/- ¼" of size listed.
Articles & Blogs
North America boasts approximately 60 oak species—some with value as timber and others serving no commercial value for timber. Those species we typically fi nd in woodworking fall under the botanical surname Quercus, Latin for “a fine tree.” Under this classification, the oaks split into two groups—red and white.