GG Joinery offers American Ash planks.
The boards 250mm, 280mm, and 300mm wide can be supplied as full stave panels. They are produced from 2 narrow planks glued along their edges to create a required width.
American Ash is a clean general-purpose joinery timber ideal for interior applications. When stained, ash can look very similar to oak.
Eastern North America
The heartwood is a light to medium brown colour. Sapwood can be very wide, and tends to be a beige or light brown; not always clearly or sharply demarcated from heartwood
American Ash has a medium to coarse texture similar to oak. The grain is almost always straight and regular, though sometimes moderately curly or figured boards can be found.
Heartwood is rated as perishable, or only slightly durable in regard to decay. Ash is also not resistant to insect attacks.
Flooring, millwork, boxes/crates, baseball bats, and other turned objects such as tool handles.
670 kg/m³ average
Produces good results with hand or machine tools. Responds well to steam bending. Glues, stains, and finishes well.