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Lumber South American Softwood

South American Softwood - Chilean Radiata Pine

Blocks

BLOCK SPECIFICATIONS: S4S, Clear or Pin Knots or Knotty
KILN DRY: 10-12% Humidity Content
DIMENSIONS: WIDTH: 2 3/8" , 2 3/4" , 3/8" , 3 7/8" , 4 7/8" , 5 3/8" , 5 1/2" or CUSTOM
THICKNESS: 1 9/16", 1 3/4" or CUSTOM
LENGTH: 6"- 42" ( BLOCKS and CUT STOCK )

Blanks

Top Joint, Side Joint and Knotty

Panels

*We provide panels for your specifications

Custom Panels and Blanks

*We provide blank /panels for your specifications

Lumber

CLEAR GRADE

  • 100% Clear-wood recovery
  • No knots or defects• Birdseye & pin-knots that are less than 5mm in diameter are allowed,maximum 3 per board
  • Light resin streaking and heartwood allowed
  • No blue-stain or resin pockets are allowed.

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FURNITURE GRADE #1
Minimum clear wood recovery of 650mm and longer with 80% clear-wood recovery

  • Free from decay except dead bark and encased knots
  • Free from decay except dead bark and encased knots
  • No blue- stain
  • Resin pockets are treated as a defect
  • Needle trace, heartwood and pitch in growth rings allowable unless over 30mm wide
  • No pitch allowed
  • Allowed individual birds eye, groups of 2 or more in a 100mm area are not allowed
  • No more than 3 pin knots less than 5mm are allowed in clear cut area

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GRADE #2 -

  • Minimum clear-wood recovery of 450mm and longer with 60% clear-wood recovery
  • Free from decay except dead bark and encased knots
  • Needle trace, heartwood and pitch in growth rings allowable unless over 30mm wide
  • Allowed individual birds eye-group of 2 or more in 100mm area are not allowed
  • Not more than 3 pins knots are less than 5mm are allowed in clear cut area

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3 GRADE and up - Uses: Construction,Furniture Framing,Door Jam, Packaging, Pallets

  • Minimum clear-wood recovery of 450mm longer with 50% clear-wood recovery from heart
  • Hit and miss pith allowed up to 20% of board
  • Blue-stain allowed
  • Board must firmly hold together
  • This timber is cut from the center part of the log
  • Needle trace, heartwood and pitch in growth rings allowable unless 30mm wide
  • Allowed individual birds eye-groups of 2 or more in a 100mm area are not allowed
  • No more than 3 pin knots less than 5mm are allowed in clear cut area
  • Sold as Grade#3 and up

TREATED WOOD

  • CCA is Chromated Copper Arsenate
  • CCA is applied using high pressure to protect from rotting due to insects and mold
  • All treated lumber can be sold at custom length and thickness to meet customers specifications.
  • Treated post is also available upon request
  • Our CCA treated lumber and Radiata Pine is exported directly from our Chilean mills to any final destination.