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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.

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Species:

Millwork Addons:

Pine, Caribbean Heart

Pinus Caribaea

Pinaceae - The Pine Family

Other Common Name(s):

Caribbean Heart Pine, Pino, Ocote

Imported Softwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Interior Use Only

Uses:

Flooring, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings

Distribution:

This species grows throughout Cuba, Belize, Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala, the Bahamas and parts of Mexico.

General Description

The sapwood is yellow in color and is very distinct from the golden-brown to reddish-brown heartwood. The wood has a strong resinous odor and a greasy feel. The grain is usually straight with a coarse texture. The growth rings are very prominent.

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

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Working Properties

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

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
4.41
Specific Gravity:
0.34 - 0.68
Side Hardness (lbs):
1240

Additional Information

The resin that this Pine exudes is the biggest problem. It is reported that tools, machinery and even sandpaper can very easily become clogged and need to be cleaned or replaced frequently when milling this material.

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