square-edged lumber

square-edged lumber

Lumber having the edges sawn or planed, removing the wane to form a 90° angle; also see square-sawn lumber.
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There are two primary reasons you're finding more waned lumber in your deliveries: Lumber mills are trying to get higher yields out of smaller logs, and more square-edged lumber is going to higher-priced markets, both overseas and at home.