Swedish Pine

WOOD FEATURES

Botanic name:

Pinus echinata, Pinus elliottii, Pinus palustris.

Commercial names:

Swedish Pine


Location:

All our Pine comes from Europe

The raw materials are taken from sustainably manage forests with large timber harvests. All our suppliers hold certificates guaranteeing the origin of their timber.


Physical properties:

COLOR: golden brown colour which naturally turns grey on outdoor exposure.

HARDNESS: Soft

DENSITY: 74-105Kg/m³

CONTRACTION: moderate nervous

CONTRACTION COEFFICIENT:

Volumetric: 12% (-)

Tangential: 7.4-7.7% (0.29-0.33)

Radial: 4.6-5.1% (0.18-0.25)

DURABILITY: As in all softwoods could be attacked by microorganisms as the wood is impregnable.

 

Mechanical properties:

Static bending : 74-105 N/mm²

Elasticity Module: 11.100 - 14.500 N/mm²

Axial compression: 41-58 N/mm²

Perpendicular comp.: 2.7-3.3 N/mm² (ASTM)

Shear stress: 7-12.5N/mm²

Dinamic bending: 6-7 J/cm²