TAG: RUS PF (4/4, 5/4)
STENCIL: RUS PF
GRADE ID: -
GRADE NOTES: Grade is designed to offer the end user a product which is suitable for ripping or
chopping to obtain a "Knotty/Rustic" appearance. Suitable for doors, cabinets,
moulding and custom millwork.
YIELD: Best face cutting yield not less than 80 % of the surface measure. Knots on the
reverse side can be large & unsound, but may not interfere with the structural integrity
of the piece or the best face appearance.
MINIMUM CUTTINGS: Full available width x 2' with one 4" x 7' cutting
Cuttings will admit sound knots, bird pecks, light stain, streaks or their equivalent as
described in "Sound Cuttings". Star checked & split knots, not materially impairing
the sound, rustic appearance & strength of a cutting shall be admitted. Holes are not
considered a defect on an otherwise exceptionally good appearance board if they do not go through the piece. Knots must be predominately sound & graded for appearance on the best face.
LENGTH: 6' or longer
WIDTH: 4" & wider
COLOR: Blue stain is unlimited on the back with minimal light stain on the face.
WANE: Wane is limited to 3/4" x 2' in length on a 10' board, & 3/4" x 16" in length on an 8'
board & 1/2 of the thickness.
PITH: is allowed up to 1/2 the length of the board
SPLITS: Are to be minimal and will not be considered part of the yield
SIDE BEND: 5/8" max.