|Scientific Name:||Notholithocarpus densiflorus|
|Crushing Strength:||8,200lbf /in2|
Tanoak is a light to medium reddish brown in color, which will darken with age. It has an end grain that is diffuse-porous. The wood is rated as non-durable to perishable in regards to decay. It has good workability and glues, stains, and finishes well.