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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.

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Millwork Addons:

Redwood

Sequoia Sempervirens

Taxodiaceae - The Redwood Or Baldcypress Fami

Other Common Name(s):

California Redwood, Coast Redwood, Humboldt Redwood, Sequoia

FSC Available

Domestic Softwood

Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use:

Both Interior and Exterior

Uses:

Decks, Flooring, Exterior Trim, Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings, Shipbuilding

Distribution:

Redwood grows in a narrow band on the edge of the Pacific slope of the coast range.

General Description

The narrow sapwood is almost white in color, while the heartwood can vary in color from a light cherry, to a dark reddish-brown or even a mahogany color. The grain in old growth and slow growth lumber is typically straight and somewhat even. While fast growth or secondary growth is straight but defiantly uneven. The texture typically varies with in the same tree. Areas with narrow growth rings is typically even texture, and it is coarse in wide growth rings.

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

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Working Properties

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

Physical Properties

Weight (lbs/BF):
2.3
Specific Gravity:
0.36 - 0.40
Modulus of Rupture (psi):
7,500 - 10,000
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi):
1,180 - 1,340
Side Hardness (lbs):
480

Additional Information

While it takes screws and nails well, it has poor holding properties.

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