Grain: Vertical pinstriped grain pattern the length of each board; produced from the quartersawing process; 100% true vertical grain with no growth rings more than 45 degrees perpendicular to the face; occasional nail holes.
Knots: No knots over 1½”. All pitch pockets, knots etc. are sound and tight. Can be ordered in ‘clear’ grade with only occasional ‘pin knots’; none over ½”; infrequent nail holes and a few small bolt holes.
Color: Luminous, vibrant color; copper to burgundy tones
Heart: 98-100% heart face
Hardness: 1225 on the Janka scale; comparable to red oak (1290) & 29% more stable
Width: ¾” x 2½”, 3¼”, 5¼”
Length: Flooring: 2’–12′ Paneling: 3’–12′
Kiln Dried: Yes to 6-8% moisture content. Test moisture content for jobsite region
Finishing: Our standard wood floor is unfinished. Prefinishing with a micro bevel can be added. UV oil finish available
Made in the USA