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Rift White Oak Lumber

Alan McIlvain Company is a major supplier of FAS Rift White Oak, also called Rift Sawn White Oak. Unlike typical hardwood suppliers who only offer random width lumber, we custom sort our Rift White Oak every inch. This allows you to know exactly what your yield will be and how much to order.

We also stock a large inventory of top-grade Flat Sawn White Oak, Quartered White Oak and Rustic White Oak.

Rift white oak

Rift White Oak floor and wall

Grade: FAS

Available as: Rift Sawn


  • 4/4
  • 5/4
  • 6/4
  • 8/4

Widths: Limited availability in wider widths. Contact us for current inventory.

  • Random widths
  • 4 – 6″
  • 5 – 6″
  • 6 – 7″
  • 7 – 8″
  • 8 – 9″
  • 9 – 10″
  • 10 – 11″
  • 11 – 12″
  • 12″ and wider

Lengths: 6 – 16’

Machining: R1E, R2E, S1S, S2S, S4S. Also available rough.

Species: Rift White Oak

Common Names/Species: American White Oak

Scientific Name: Quercus Alba

Description: Rift Sawn White Oak is similar to Quarter Sawn but cut at a slight angle to the radius of the log creating a tight straight grain with little or no flecking and a very uniform look.

Common Uses: Architectural millwork, furniture, cabinets, flooring

Sources: Eastern United States

lbs/BF (dry): 3.83

Hardness: Hard

Click for USDA Fact Sheet

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