is a straight moderately open grained hardwood
with a texture ranging from medium to coarse (due to porous wood spring
growth). The colour of Ash can vary from a
pale creamy to brown.
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coloured wood, cream to light brown, with a bold, straight grain.
externally non durable but suitable for all internal woodwork
It is tough and
has good steam bending qualities. It is good turnery wood. It takes
stains and finishes to a dull shiny surface. It lends itself easily to
is used internally in many applications such as
furniture, cabinets, joinery,
mouldings, panelling, kitchen worktops, staircases, shop fittings. It is
also very good for tool handles, hockey and hurley sticks as well as
Ash tool handles by Jim
Wilson, link below