dimension stock

dimension stock

1. Square-edged lumber usually of timber size; softwoods are at least 4 by 12 in. (10.2 to 30.5 cm), and hardwoods at least 41/2 in. (11.5 cm) thick.
2. Timber from which dimension lumber is cut; maximum waste is left at the mill.
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MAJOR MARKETS FOR COMPONENTS & DIMENSION STOCK Cabinetry 28% Furniture 23% Building Products 26% Specialty Products 12% Industrial Products 12% Other 1% Source: Wood Component Manufacturers Assn.
Yield deviations in hardwood dimension stock cutting bills.
Also, many members now produce dimension stock in softwoods as well as hardwoods.
Sam grew up fascinated with all facets of "the mill"-from its timber holdings and logging camps to the sawmill, dry kilns, power house, and flooring and dimension stock manufacturing operations.
Initially, the plant will produce dimension stock and other components to supplement capacity at other Kincaid facilities.
The hardwood dimension and flooring industry consists of one four-digit industry, sic 2426, which contains four five-digit product classes: sic 24261, hardwood flooring; sic 24262, hardwood dimension stock, furniture parts, and vehicle stock; sic 24266, wood furniture frames for household furniture; and sic 24260, hardwood dimension and flooring, n.s.k.
A hillside that was onc an abandoned strawberry field now sports a towering red pine forest that will soon be ready to harvest for telephone poles, pilings, or dimension stock for log cabins.
Wood Components: cabinet doors S drawers, furniture components, mouldings & trim, turnings, dimension stock S panels, stair S specialty items
The need to price furniture at levels competitive with imports has also resulted in a greater use of composite materials versus lumber and dimension stock. By contrast, kitchen cabinet manufacturers are using greater volumes of lumber and dimension.
The company wanted to produce higher value-added products such as green dimension stock or elements for the flooring industry.
MAJOR MARKETS FOR COMPONENTS & DIMENSION STOCK Other 1% Cabinetry 28% Furniture 23% Building Products 26% Specialty Products 12% Industrial Products 10% Source: Wood Component Manufacturers Assn.
Influence of edging practices on furniture dimension stock yields from short hardwood lumber.