FPD offers taeda (SYP) pine from Brazil and Argentina in three grades including Premium Furniture Grade, Premium Furniture COL, Standard Furniture Grade, and Industrial Grade. Many different thicknesses, widths, and lengths are available. Typical sizes include 15/16/19/22/25/38/47/50mm x 75mm and wider x 1.8m and longer.
Generally, units have painted ends with FPD logos.
MC 14% unless otherwise specified.
Higher grades may be available – please ask.
All lumber is Rough finish unless otherwise specified.
Taeda is one of the most widely exported softwoods from Brazil. This species is most widely used for construction purposes including stringers, roof trusses, joists, piles, subflooring, and sheathing. For exterior uses, this species is typically pressure treated with preservatives to withstand the elements. This species is sourced from Brazil. These logs have straight, uniform grain with reddish brown heartwood and yellowish white sapwood. This species has a high degree of workability in almost all circumstances.
Workability Properties Machining: Good Nailing: Excellent Screwing: Excellent Gluing: Very Good Finishing: Very Good
*Possible ratings include: Excellent, Very Good, Good, Fair, Poor