Cedar Plus - shakesmain

By: Clarke Group  09-12-2011

Brands: Black Hawk - Premium Grade; clear heartwood, 100% edge grainGreen River - Number 1 Grade Select; Select 2-pack, maximum 20% flat grainScott Cedar - Number 1 Grade; 20% flat grain
Lengths: 24", 18".
Thickness: ½" (medium), ¾" (heavy), 1¼" (jumbos), minimums.
Width: Random, 4" minimum, 14" maximum.
Roof Pitch: 4:12 minimum.(lower slopes require special application)

Brands: Green River
Grades Premium Grade; clear heartwood, 100% edge grainNumber 1 Grade; clear heartwood, maximum 10% flat grainNumber 2 Grade; lower half is clear, flat and cross grains allowed, tight knots and defects allowed in upper half
Lengths: 24", 18"
Thickness: 5/8" (medium, ½" on number 2 grades), ¾" (heavy), minimums
Width: Random, 4" minimum, (3" on number 2 grades) 14" maximum
Roof Pitch: Roof pitch: 4:12 minimum (lower slopes require special application)

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