A straight grained, very tough and elastic timber. Used where sudden shocks have to be resisted e.g. handles of tools, oars, blocks and pulleys, spokes of wheels and milk-pails. Ash bark is used tanning and the ashes of ash is used for potash.
|Density||560 to 720||kgm-3||Clip|
|Youngs modulus||9E9 to 12E9||Nm-2||Clip|