Cedar, Eastern Red

Scientific Name: Juniperus Virginiana

Other Names: Tennessee or Pencil Cedar

Type: Domestic Softwood

Origin: Eastern US and Canada

Appearance: Medium to dark red or purple heartwood with white sapwood.

Characteristics: Soft, and straight grained with a fine, even texture. This highly aromatic wood is often used in closets and furniture. Knots tend to fall out or tear when machining.

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Weight (lbs/sf) Machining Finishing Hardness (psi) MOE (million psi) MOR (psi)
2.8 Excellent Good 900 1.54 12100

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