F-4092 White Oak Fluted Box Newel posts have a pedestal size of 7-1/2" inches and an overall length of 55 inches. Pedestal wall is 3/4 inch with the main shank of 6 inch. The F-4092 box newel can be used as a starting, intermediate or landing newel post. It's primary function is a starting newel because of its size. Half-Sawn newels are non-stocked but are available with an 8 to 10 business day lead time to make and ship, FOB Ohio. Please note that half-newels cannot be returned.
The F-4092 Fluted Box Newels are made with lock mitered corners, which means they have no end grains, developing elegance.
This item generally ships in about 8 to 10 business days. White Oak box newels are non-stocked and are non-returnable.
Red Oak is the number one choice for hardwood handrails and stair parts in the USA due to its hardness and durability. Red oak, with it's porous grain structure, can be stained to match the color of other exotic hardwoods. Red oak can be clear coated, stained light, medium or dark. Most stains on the market were developed and designed around red oak. Considering the cost, red oak is the most affordable of the milled hardwoods and one of the easiest to work with.