Roughsawn

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Roughsawn timber comes in a range of species, grades and sizes.

Please find below some information on the species, dimensions and grades of timber that we have available. It's worth pointing out that we don't have every timber in every grade and dimension, but it never hurts to get in touch and see what we have available.

Species

Cypress

Macrocarpa – C. macrocarpa
Ovens cypress – C. ovensii
Mexican cypress – C. lusitanica
Leylands cypress – C. leylandii

Acacia

Blackwood – A. melanoxylon
Silver wattle – A. dealbata
Black wattle – A. mearnsii

Eucalyptus

Mountain Ash – E. regnans
Brown Barrel – E. fastigata
Southern mahogany – E. botryoides
Blackbutt – E. pilularis
White Stringybark – E. globoidea
Yellow Stringybark – E. muelleriana
Tallowwood – E. microcorys
Silver top Stringybark – E. laevopinea

Other

European Ash – Fraxinus excelsior
English Elm – Ulmus procera
English Oak – Quercus robur
Coast Redwood – Sequoia sempervirens

Totara – Podocarpus totara
Corsican pine – Pinus nigra
Canary Island Pine – P. canariensis
Himalayan Cedar – Cedrus deodara
Poplar (Populus nigra/deltoides/yunnanensis hybrids)

Dimensions

The standard sizes produced by our sawmill are:

  • Width: 25, 50, 100, 150, 200, 250, and 300mm

  • Thickness: 25, 40, 50, and 100mm

Grades

Clear - Clear 3 sides, very minor marks

Dressing/SelectMostly clear but with small occasional faults such as small black knot or tight knot etc. Ability to select clear lengths for joinery.

No. 1 panellingTight knot, occasional black mark or small bark inclusion

Merchantable - Larger tight knots than panelling, black knots & bark inclusions. 

Boxing/garden - No limit on knots, splits, sap, bark inclusions, insect damage, small pockets of dry rot etc.

Pricing

Please get in touch to get a copy of a price list.