Redwood timber

 

Main qualities and shipping marks

U/S (mainly qualities I–III)

V (mainly qualities IV–V)

VI (assortments according to log quality)

SF (sawfalling, assortments according to log quality)

Knotty Pine (furniture quality with sound knots)


Thicknesses and widths of standard timber to be sawn

  Thickness mm Width mm
In deals and batterns 75, 63, 50, 44, 38, 32 100, 115, 125, 150, 175, 200, 225 (250)
In sideboards 32 100, 125, 150
25 100, 125, 150, 175, 200, 225
22, 16 75, 100
19 75, 100, 125, 150

 

Special dimensions and heart free products are widely sawn for industry.

 

Waney sideboards

Schaalboards 16/19/22 x 75/100 mm and 25 x 100 mm
Halvrenas, includes knotless qualities 19 x 75/100 mm and 25 x 100 mm

 

Lengths

Falling lengths of 1.8–5.4 m or in 30 or 10 cm modules, especially lengths 4.2 and 5.1 m.

Drying

Sawn timber is supplied either green, shipping dry (18–20 %) or special kiln dried.

Packing

Sawn timber is packed in truck bundles or length packages covered 5 sides with plastic wrapping.

Deliveries

Orders from the Kieppi sawmill to continental Europe are generally delivered by trailers. Timber for the UK and destination outside Europe is usually shipped from ports in southern Finland by conventional vessels or containers.