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Rex has 4 locations in the North East
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Custom Lumber Selections Available.
Rex has 10 million board feet of Kiln Dried Inventory in stock
10 Million Board Feet of Kiln Dried Inventory in Stock.
Any lumber from any location can be shipped to you promptly
Any Lumber at Any Rex Location is Available to Ship to You Promptly.

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Species:

Millwork Addons:

Cedar, Spanish (Odorata)

Cedar, Spanish (Odorata)

Cedrela Odorata

Meliaceae - The Mahogany Family

Other Common Name(s):

Brazilian Cedar, British Guiana Cedar, British Honduras Cedar, Cedar, Cedre Rouge, Cedro, Cedro Oloroso, Cedro Red, Central American Cedar, Cigar Box Cedar, Epi, Guyana Cedar, Honduras Cedar, Jamaican Cedar, Kapere, Mexican Cedar, Odorata Spanish Cedar, Odorata Cedar, Spanish Cedar

FSC Available

Imported Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Cabinets, Carving, Doors, Cigar Boxes, Exterior Trim, Humidors, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings, Musical Instruments, Shipbuilding, Windows

Distribution:

This tree grows through most of Central and South America. The tree prefers to grow at lower elevations, but will grow in both most and dry soil. It is often one of the first species to regenerate in secondary forests. It also grows well in planned plantings and plantation setting.

General Description

The heartwood is pinkish to reddish brown which will darken slightly upon exposure to sunlight. The sapwood has a pale appearance. The wood is soft with a fine even texture and straight grain, which can be slightly interlocked.

Price Range: ($ least expensive, $$$$$ most expensive)

$$$$

Working Properties

Machining:
Excellent
Nailing:
Good
Glueing:
Excellent
Screwing:
Excellent
Finishing:
Excellent

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
2.5
Specific Gravity:
0.35 - 0.42
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
5,250 - 8,600
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
900 - 1,100
Side Hardness (lbs):
570

Additional Information

Spanish Cedar produces a resin or gum that can bleed though finishes, this however is easily controlled with proper kiln drying schedules.

Items Available

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  • 4/4 FAS
  • 4/4 Sel & Btr
  • 4/4 #1 Com
  • 5/4 FAS
  • 5/4 Sel & Btr
  • 5/4 #1 Com
  • 6/4 FAS
  • 6/4 Sel & Btr
  • 8/4 FAS
  • 8/4 Sel & Btr
  • 8/4 #1 Com
  • 10/4 FAS
  • 10/4 Sel & Btr
  • 10/4 #1 Com
  • 12/4 FAS
  • 12/4 Sel & Btr
  • 12/4 #1 Com
  • 16/4 FAS
  • 16/4 #1 Com
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