Cedar

Tacoma Rough Cedar Boards & Dimension Tacoma Cedar

Western Red Cedar Dimension archknottycedardeck

  • Natural durability.
  • Economical choice for uses in which sound knots are acceptable.
  • 5/4x6, 2x4 & 2x6 is architect knotty grade and is green (unseasoned).
  • 2x8 & 2x12 is #2 & better premium grade and is kiln dried.
  • 2x2 is D & better grade and is kiln dried.
  • S4S (surfaced smooth four sides).
  • 5/4x6: 3/16" radius edges.
  • 2x2, 2x4, 2x6, 2x8 & 2x12: eased edges.
  • Sold in specified lengths, subject to availability.
  • Stock:
    • 5/4x6-8', 10, 12', 14', 16' & 18'
    • 2x2-8'
    • 2x4-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’ & 16’
    • 2x6-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’ & 20’
    • 2x8-8', 12' & 16'
    • 2x12-8', 12' & 16'

Select (A & Better) Western Red Cedar a cedar

  • Impeccable machining; our very best grade.
  • A & better grade (allowing 15% B).
  • Vertical grain (except 4x4 which is mixed grain).
  • Graded to be 100% usable; no holes, physical damage, or torn grain.
  • S4S (surfaced smooth four sides).
  • Kiln dried to perfection (typically 27 to 31 days in steam kilns for 2").
  • Stain-free.
  • Eased edges.
  • Holds paint and stain well.
  • Sold in specified lengths, subject to availability.
    • 1” nominal products are 11/16” net thickness
    • 5/4” nominal products are 1” net thickness
    • 2” nominal products are 1-1/2” net thickness
    • Stock:
      • 1x4-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 1x6-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 1x8-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 1x12-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 5/4x4-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 5/4x6-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 5/4x12-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 2x4-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 2x6-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 2x8-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 2x10-10’, 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 2x12-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’
      • 4x4-6’, 7’, 8’, 9’, 10’, 11’, 12’, 13’, 14’, 15’, 16’ 17’, 18’, 19’ & 20’

Western Red Cedar Posts & Timbers - Appearance Grades

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  • S4S (surfaced smooth four sides)
  • D & better grade (slightly better than Appearance Knotty grade below).
  • Suitable for deck rail posts and other exposed uses in which a good appearance is desirable.
  • Green (unseasoned).
  • S4S (surfaced smooth four sides)
  • Appearance knotty grade.
  • Manufactured to meet the appearance requirements of quality projects.
  • Highly restricted wane to give well defined corners.
  • Contains no knot holes.
  • Green (unseasoned).
  • Full dimension, rough sawn.
  • Appearance knotty grade.
  • Manufactured to meet the appearance requirements of quality projects.
  • Highly restricted wane to give well defined corners.
  • Contains no knot holes.
  • Green (unseasoned).
  • The stock items below are also available S4S. Please allow about two weeks.

Western Red Cedar Posts & Timbers - #2 & Better Grade

  • #2 & better appearance grade (not graded for structural characteristics).
  • Available rough sawn and green (not dried) only.
  • Green timbers that will likely arrive with checks and splits and will likely develop additional checks and splits.
  • The inclusion of splits and/or checks does not constitute a defective timber.
  • If timbers with checks and/or splits are not acceptable for your project, you may want to consider other products, such as architectural grade laminated beams.
  • For net dimensions other than those shown below, order next larger size; net dimensions listed below are approximate at time of manufacture and will decrease as timber continues to air dry or increase as timber takes on moisture.
  • For larger sizes and lengths, other grades, or S4S timbers, please contact our office for pricing and order lead time.
  • Special order. Lead time is about two weeks.
  • Not returnable for exchange or credit.
    • Special order:
      • 3x6-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (2-3/4x5-3/4 net)
      • 3x8-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (2-3/4x7-3/4 net)
      • 3x12-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (2-3/4x11-3/4 net)
      • 4x4-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (3-3/4x3-3/4 net)
      • 4x6-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (3-3/4x5-3/4 net)
      • 4x8-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (3-3/4x7-3/4 net)
      • 4x10-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (3-3/4x9-3/4 net)
      • 4x12-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (3-3/4x11-3/4 net)
      • 6x6-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (5-3/4x5-3/4 net)
      • 6x8-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (5-3/4x7-3/4 net)
      • 6x10-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’ & 20’ (5-3/4x9-3/4 net)
      • 6x12-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’ (5-3/4x11-3/4 net)
      • 8x8-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’ (7-3/4x7-3/4 net)
      • 8x10-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’ (7-3/4x9-3/4 net)
      • 8x12-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’ (7-3/4x11-3/4 net)
      • 12x12-8’, 10’, 12’, 14’, 16’, 18’, 20’ (11-3/4x11-3/4 net)