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Rex has 4 locations in the North East
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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.

Grade:

Thickness:

Species:

Millwork Addons:

Maple, Soft

Maple, Soft

Acer Rubrum

Aceraceae - The Maple Family

Other Common Name(s):

Carolina Red Maple, Drummon Red Maple, Maple, Red Maple, Scarlet Maple, Soft Maple, Swamp Maple, Water Maple, White Soft Maple, Worm Hole No Defect Soft Maple, WHND Soft Maple

FSC Available

Domestic Hardwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Interior Use Only

Uses:

Flooring, Furniture, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings, Musical Instruments

Distribution:

Soft Maple grows in much of eastern North America, as far west eastern Texas and as far north as Newfoundland. Soft Maple prefers wet or swampy areas, but it is also one of the species to generate on cut or burned forest areas.

General Description

The sapwood is wide and fairly white in color, and the heartwood is a light tan to light brown that sometimes has a gray, green or purple hue. The wood is a straight closed grain, with a fine texture. The grain can occasionally yield wavy patterns.

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

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Working Properties

Machining:
Good
Nailing:
Fair
Glueing:
Fair
Screwing:
Good
Finishing:
Good

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
3.083
Specific Gravity:
0.49 - 0.54
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
7,700 - 13,400
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,390 - 1,640
Side Hardness (lbs):
950

Additional Information

Most hardwood are prized for their heartwood, but in the Maples sapwood is usually more sought after then heartwood. Like Hard Maple there is limited amount of bird's eye, curly, or tiger grain available. For blocking, furniture frames, and other products that appearance is not critical there is also a Worm Hole No Defect (WHND) grade available.

Items Available

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