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wood type used for architectural woodwork bc superior appearance and durability

hardwood

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wood type used for finish carpentry

both hardwood and softwood

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association for classification for finish lumber

WWPA

Western Wood Products Association

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WWPA classifications:

select,
finish,
paneling,
commons.

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WWPA classifications:
select subgroups:

B&Better
C Select
D Select

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WWPA classifications:
finish subgroups:

superior
prime
E grades

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species have own grading rules

western red cedar,

redwood.

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in addition, may also specify

heartwood, sapwood

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heartwood

ceneter of tree

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sapwood

perimeter of tree

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for softwood,
another category.
not a grade,
but method of manufacturing lengths:

fingerjointed

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fingerjointed is only acceptable:

painted