Australian Yellow Box

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The yellow box is a unique exotic wood with a lot of exciting features. Australian Yellow Box Pen Blanks is medium size hardwood which grows on tablelands and inland slopes. It’s mostly found in Victoria and Queensland. The wood is dense and polishes to provide an excellent finish.  It’s commonly used as pen blanks and ideal for making all kind of timber projects.

The yellow box is difficult to work but it has excellent strength and durability. The wood is prized for its unique beauty and available in limited amounts. The wood lumber is usually harvested for outdoor projects and it has limited usage in woodworking. The fine texture and attractive color make it the right choice for bowl blanks.

Eucalyptus melliodora, ordinarily known as yellow box, is a medium-sized to every so often tall eucalypt. The bark is variable going from smooth with an unpredictable, short stocking, to covering the vast majority of the storage compartment, sinewy, thick or inexactly held, dim, yellow or red-darker, once in a while exceptionally coarse, thick, dull dark colored to dark; shedding from the upper appendages to leave a smooth, white or yellowish surface.

Exotic Wood Zone offers wide varieties of Australian Yellow Box Pen Blanks

Wood speciesAustralian Yellow Box
Scientific nameEucalyptus melliodora
Weight 1075 kg/m3
ColorLight pink to brown. Sapwood is blonde or yellow
TextureMedium to coarse texture. Straight to Interlocked grain pattern
ShippingNo restrictions
RecommendationsTurning objects and special wood items