Vineprop and -sticks, pole, stake

karok2Since it widely is used in Europe Robinia wood has been applied mainly for making vineprops and stakes. It can easily be split with cleaving-axe and other equipment. When sticks are fixed in the soil next to the vine-plants and contact with the soil they are durable for 25-45 years without any chemical treatment. Today the vine-props and sticks are made with sawing machine.
For vine-prop and hydraulic construction purposes the thick rods and posts can be applied without any special processing.
Sanded poles, poles without sapwood and turned poles are mainly used in landscape architecture but at other construction fields as well.