Latin Name: Pinus resinosa
Family: Pinaceae - the Pine family
Other Common Name(s): Canadian Pine, Hard Pine, Pine, Red Pine, Norway Pine
Suitable for Exterior/Interior Use
Interior Use Only
Interior Trim, Millwork, Mouldings
Red Pine grows in the northeastern part of North America. It prefers dry sandy soils, and is regularly found growing in mixed forests.
General Description: The sapwood is nearly white to a yellowish color. The heartwood is light red to orange-brown in color. The grain is straight and usually even, with a medium texture. The growth rings are fairly distinct.
Price Range ($ least expensive, $$$$$ most expensive):
Weight (lbs/BF): 2.625
Specific Gravity: 0.41-0.46
Modulus of Rupture (psi): 5,800-11,000
Modulus of Elasticity (1,000 psi): 1,280-1,630
Side Hardness (lbs): 560
Not currently in stock, commercial quantities are limited. Please contact us to discuss alternate species.