Botanical name: Picea abies

General description:
The wood of the spruce is light, soft, light colour with reddish grain. The sapwood is a little bit lighter but still similar to the heartwood

Specific weight:
dried 450 kg / m³

Mechanical properties:
Static bending strength: 710 kg / cm²
Compressive strength: 450 kg / cm²

Histological Structure:
Grain: straight or spiral
Texture: from medium to fine.

Treatability: little treatable

Sawing: easy.
Drying: fast with risk of cracks and splits.
Planing: easy.
Gluing: easy.
Nailing: easy but it has a moderate holding.
Finishing: without big difficulties.

Main uses:
Structural beams, window scantlings, solid wood. Interior constructions: windows, doors, stairs, flooring, balconies, wall and ceiling coverings.


Available Dimensions

Thickness Square edged, unedged Lengths Quality
25-30-40-50-60 square edged 4500 0/III,III
40-52-65-80 unedged 4000 0/I
27-40-52-65-78 square edged 3900+ US