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Kiln schedules for Douglas fir and western hemlock dimension lumber

Charles J. Kozlik

Kiln schedules for Douglas fir and western hemlock dimension lumber

by Charles J. Kozlik

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Published by Oregon State Univ., Forest Research Laboratory in Corvallis .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lumber -- Drying.,
  • Douglas fir -- Drying.,
  • Western hemlock -- Drying.,
  • Kilns.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCharles J. Kozlik.
    SeriesReport / Oregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory -- no. D-7., Report D (Oregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory) -- no. 7.
    ContributionsOregon State University. Forest Research Laboratory.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16102032M

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Kiln schedules for Douglas fir and western hemlock dimension lumber by Charles J. Kozlik Download PDF EPUB FB2

Shop grade Douglas-fir: Step 1–Look in the Index of Schedules for Kiln-Drying U.S. and Canadian Softwood Species at Conventional Temperatures–B. Time-Controlled Schedules, page Find “DougIas-fir (Pseudotsuga menziesii).” grades” and “upper grades.” Shop grade is considered an “upper grade”-sofind theFile Size: KB.

Kiln schedules for Douglas fir and western hemlock dimension lumber. schedules we tried and were instrumental in arriving at the schedule we now use at our plant. (Figures 1 through 8 show moisture content distribution and kiln schedules for western hemlock dimension. Figures 9 through 11 illustrate kiln schedules and moisture content for Douglas fir dimension.

Despite the name “Douglas Fir,” the tree is actually part of the Hemlock family. When properly dried, Hemlocks provide extremely stable lumber that resists checking or twisting. Even when constantly exposed to heat and moisture, such as in saunas, Hemlocks retain their smooth texture and stability.

In order to avoid stability problems, J. Add on per board foot: $ for curly and birds eye $ for Quarter sawn material $ for spalted $ for book match Tiger stripe priced on site (OUT).

Douglas Fir's light rosy color is set off by its remarkably straight and handsome grain pattern. Sapwood is white to pale yellow; heartwood is russet with high contrast between the springwood and summerwood.

While similar, Western Larch is slightly darker in color, with the heartwood being a reddish brown and the sapwood a straw brown.

U.S. LUMBER GROUP, LLC - Satellite Blvd., Suite - Duluth, GA © All Rights Reserved. WWPA grades for dimension lumber are established by the American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc., in accordance with DOC (U.S.

Department of Commerce) Product Standard The grading rules are published in the Western Lumber Grading Rules book. Dimension Lumber grades are divided into the following classifications: Structural Light Framing. Choose from a variety of dimensional and engineered lumbers, from imported hardwood to domestic western softwood.

We offer our lumber in a wide range of kiln-dry levels as well. Solid-Sawn Lumber: Kiln Dried & Heat Treated. Green Douglas Fir. Green Heat Treated. S-Dry (Surface Dry) #N#Hardwood Lumber: #N#Engineered Lumber. Elk Creek Forest Products stocks full units of most traditional sizes of lumber on the market in both Full Sawn Rough and Surfaced textures.

We source our Douglas-fir lumber from sawmills throughout the Pacific Northwest and have WCLIB certified graders on staff to ensure that grades and quality are consistent throughout. We keep most grades in stock for quick turn around and.

Douglas Fir Lumber Strong, durable and beautiful Douglas Fir Lumber is an excellent choice for both exterior and interior building projects. Homegrown on the west coast of Canada Douglas Fir Lumber offers contractors and DIYers alike resilient structural properties yet is easy to work with and aesthetically pleasing.

Western hemlock is a dominant coastal species in British Columbia, Canada. This species is commonly marketed with amabilis fir as Pacific Coast Hemlock or hem-fir.

Hem-fir is difficult to dry, mostly because of the existence of wetwood and large initial moisture content variation. The dried lumber will likely end up with a large final moisture content difference resulting in Author: Mahdi Shahverdi.

Model# X2-DMC. Free delivery with $45 order. Set your store to see local. Alexandria Moulding Douglas Fir S4SE4E 1 in. x 3 in.

Mixed Grain Board (Actual: in. x in. x 96 in.) Model# X3-DMC. Free delivery with $45 order. Set your store to see local. Microllam in. x in. x 17 ft. E LVL with Watershed 2"x4" C&Better Kiln Dried Doug Fir 3'-5' ( in.

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General: Sales: [email protected] Pseudotsuga menziesii is an evergreen conifer species in the pine family, is native to western North America and is known as Douglas fir, Douglas-fir, Oregon pine, and Columbian pine.

Despite its common name, it is not a true fir (i.e. it is not a member of the genus Abies).There are three varieties: coast Douglas-fir (P. menziesii var.

menziesii), Rocky Class: Pinopsida. Douglas Fir has a high bending strength, shear strength and stiffness. It is a hard species and is suitable for use where wear is a factor. The heartwood is moderately decay resistant.

This softwood lumber dries well with good dimensional stability. Title: Kiln drying douglas fir common lumber Author: Forest Products Laboratory Subject: no; ; year: January 20 Keywords: Kiln drying; Douglas fir.

Doug Fir, D Fir-L: Douglas fir (L=western larch) SYP: Southern pine; Hem, Hem-fir, H-F: Hemlock or fir; S-P-F: Spruce, pine, or fir; Kiln-dried wood moves less and is preferred for structural work. While kiln-dried wood is useful for some applications in the landscape, pressure-treated wood is more commonly used where exposure to moisture or.

Douglas fir lumber and logs are often dried to meet the specific requirements of clients wanting to have customized doors and windows. The process is known to enhance the general appearance of the lumber, providing it with a natural-looking staining image. KILN SCHEDULES GREEN MC KILN SCHEDULES GREEN MC --Go right into the schedule Avoid rewetting or condensation KILN SCHEDULES PARTLY AIR-DRIED, FULLY AIR-DRIED, and PREDRIED KEY: Avoid rewetting KILN SCHEDULES Step 1.

Bring dry-bulb temperature up to value prescribed by schedule Step 2. Set the kiln EMC 1 or 2 percentage points below the File Size: 52KB.Dimensional, Timbers, Patterns, Resawn, Kiln-dried, Exposed and Clears. Douglas Fir Lumber. Premium green Doug fir dimension #1 and better kiln dried dimension #1 and better FOHC Doug fir timbers; Kiln dried clear vertical grain Doug fir #1 and better tongue and groove decking Western Red Cedar.

Clear Kiln Dried Vertical Grain Aye/btr dimension.The backbone of our company for more than 50 years, we offer Doug Fir lumber in a range of sizes in both green (GDF) and kiln dried (KDDF) timbers. Green Doug Fir Timbers, Dimension & Studs» Learn more about our Green Douglas Fir timbers.» See a complete list of available sizes and dimensions.