Red Oak, a very hard and heavy wood is grown on all continents. Red Oak is reddish brown in color with a noticeable narrow straight grain. It is used for furniture, cabinet making, flooring and boat building. Red Oak is one of the more common hardwoods used due to it being economical and readily available.
JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1290
What’s the difference in these Hardwoods?
S2S: Skip surfaced on both faces and left rough on the edges. Most of our hardwoods come in S2S from the mill. This is going to be the most economical way to purchase our hardwoods. S2S hardwoods are only sold here at the store. Need the boards milled? See our Woodshop Services available upon request when purchasing the boards.
S4S: This item is in stock already surfaced on all four sides. It is readily available at store.
Red Oak S4S hardwood is stocked in 3/4″ thick boards in widths from 2″ to 12″. Clean dressed on all four sides with square edges. Lengths can vary and sold by the linear foot. JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1290
$3.50 – $4.79
Red Oak S2S hardwood is stocked in 4/4, 5/4, 6/4 and 8/4 thicknesses. Skip surfaced on both faces, left rough on the edges, and sold by the board foot. The widths and lengths can vary by board. JANKA HARDNESS SCALE: 1290