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
UnseasonedS3 (Reasonably High)
SeasonedSD3 (Reasonably High)

 

Durability
In-GroundClass 3 (5-15 years)
Above-GroundClass 2 (15-40 years)
Density
Unseasoned1100 kg/m3
Seasoned880 kg/m3
Hardness
Unseasoned6.3Kn (Janka)
Seasoned8.5Kn (Janka)
Lyctid Borer SusceptibilityNot Susceptible
Fire ResistantBAL19 (Resistant)

Uses

General Comments

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

SpeciesE. Muellerana
Common NameYellow Stringybark
Density – Dry870kg/m3
Density – Green1100kg/m3
Strength GroupS3 SD3
% Shrinkage-Radial4.5
% Shrinkage-Tangential7.5
MOE – Dry17
MPA – Green14
MOR – Dry132
MPA – Green90
Hardness – Dry8.5
Hardness – Green6.3
Durability Class(above ground)2
Durability Class(in ground)3
Lyctus BoreNon-Susceptible
Av.External Life(above ground)15 – 25 years
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