Yellow Stringybark

Eucalyptus muelleriana


Yellow Stringybark gets its name from the thick, fibrous bark that is found on the logs. Stringybark logs produce a nice yellow timber which makes it great for visual applications like decking, flooring and furniture. Yellow Stringybark is sourced from both plantations and forests.

Origin– Yellow Stringybark grows in the southern New South Wales and eastern Victoria Region.

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Properties (in accordance to the AS 5604)

Strength Group
Unseasoned S3 (Reasonably High)
Seasoned SD3 (Reasonably High)

 

Durability
In-Ground Class 3 (5-15 years)
Above-Ground Class 2 (15-40 years)
Density
Unseasoned 1100 kg/m3
Seasoned 880 kg/m3
Hardness
Unseasoned 6.3Kn (Janka)
Seasoned 8.5Kn (Janka)
Lyctid Borer Susceptibility Not Susceptible
Fire Resistant BAL19 (Resistant)

Uses

General Comments

Ideal Decking material into lock grain Blonde to Brown colour hard wearing in light feature.

Species E. Muellerana
Common Name Yellow Stringybark
Density – Dry 870kg/m3
Density – Green 1100kg/m3
Strength Group S3 SD3
% Shrinkage-Radial 4.5
% Shrinkage-Tangential 7.5
MOE – Dry 17
MPA – Green 14
MOR – Dry 132
MPA – Green 90
Hardness – Dry 8.5
Hardness – Green 6.3
Durability Class(above ground) 2
Durability Class(in ground) 3
Lyctus Bore Non-Susceptible
Av.External Life(above ground) 15 – 25 years
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