1、 What is oak floor
White oak and red oak are commonly known as red oak. Their materials are hard and heavy, and their patterns are beautiful and generous. They are high-quality raw materials for making furniture, wood flooring and solid wood lattice in rooms. Red oak imported from abroad can be divided into white oak and red oak, namely white oak and red oak. Red oak is mainly produced in North America and Europe; White oak is mainly produced in Asia, Europe and North America. The wood structure of red oak and white oak is similar to that of Quercus and Quercus in China.
2、 Characteristics of oak flooring
The difference between sapwood and root material of red oak is slightly significant, sapwood is grayish red brown, and root material has a variety of colors, from brown red to light brown. The grain is straight and sometimes twill, with thick structure and beautiful grain. Red oak wood has high structural mechanical compressive strength and wear resistance, and its apparent density is 0.66 ~ 0.77g/cm3. It’s not easy to be fidgety. It’s easy to split and shrink when it’s fidgety. It is not easy to saw and drill wood, so it is easy to drill. Red oak is easy to be sliced to get a smooth surface, but wet wood is easy to pilling. The wood has great screw holding power, but it is not easy to screw in. It has excellent painting and coloring properties
3、 Application category of oak floor
White oak and red oak have a lot in common in terms of their main uses. They are all high-quality raw materials for furniture, wood flooring and interior decoration. However, in addition to this main use, white oak also has its unique use value. The white oak material is hard, good ductility and high tensile strength than the general wood, and it is not easy to be damaged when bending; In addition, the white rubber nozzle contains a lot of intrusive bodies, which not only has good corrosion resistance, but also has good impermeability grade; The barrel made of white oak not only can prevent water seepage, but also has good air permeability, so it becomes a high-quality raw material for making red wine barrel (red oak can’t be used for making barrel). Using white oak to make wine can not only make red wine have red oak mellow taste, but also red wine taste. Although the brand-new oak barrel is an excellent vessel for aging wine, the cost is higher. In order to better deal with this difference, the special red oak products for wine making came out. Adding red oak chips, red oak sawdust, red oak powder, red oak block, red oak dice and oak board in stainless steel storage tank or cement bin can also give the aroma and taste of new oak barrels similar to red oak in the special brewing process, so as to obtain the mellow red wine similar to red oak without losing its original taste. Apart from making wine barrels and wine products, white oak is also an excellent raw material for making tennis rackets. In the whole detection process of many kinds of wood, white oak is the most useful raw material to reflect the characteristics of wood in table tennis.