MAPLE LUMBER - S2S SLR1E (S3S)MAPLE 13/16"
SOFT MAPLE LUMBER – SELECT & BETTER – S3S
13/16" Surfaced 2 Sides & Straight Line Ripped 1 Edge Random Widths – Random Lengths
S3S – The board has been surfaced S2S first, then one edge is ripped straight (also known as SLR1E or straight line ripped one edge).
The sapwood of Soft Maple varies in color from creamy white to greyish-white and is sometimes marked with darker colored pith flecks. Although not as rich as Hard Maple, the heartwood is similar in color, with reddish-brown tones ranging from light to dark. The growth rings of Soft Maple are not as distinct as those of Hard Maple. Soft maple is straight-grained, without the exceptional burled or birds-eye characteristics that can be found in Hard Maple.
Soft Maple is less hard and stiff than Hard Maple, and low in stiffness and shock resistance. It machines well, with minimum blunting to tools, and can be nailed or screwed satisfactorily. Soft Maple takes stain exceptionally well.
Region: Eastern United States and Pacific Northwest.
- 13/16" S2S SLR1E Soft Maple Lumber
- Select & Better
- Random widths/lengths
- Region: Eastern United States and Pacific Northwest.
- Less hard and stiff than Hard Maple
- Machines easily, glues, nails and stains well.
- Used for furniture, cabinets, turnings, plywood and veneers.
- Popular substitute for Cherry
- Illustrated Grading Guide
LUMBER DISCLAIMER – S2S SLR1E
STOP — This item requires more information. You need to provide us with the following information for your lumber order.
Note: Quantity ordered refers to Board Feet.
S2S boards come in random widths and lengths.
These S2S SLR1E boards are calculated as gross before milling.
Typically, you will receive approximately 10% less board footage than you order due to the waste factor from milling.
***Be sure to order enough board footage of material to cover your needs.
Please note – lengths over 10 feet are more expensive to ship.
The following board foot calculator can be used to help you calculate your order.
Board Foot Calculator
The easiest and most common way to calculate board feet is to use a board foot calculator.
Several different board foot calculators are available online or check your app store and download to your phone.
To calculate board feet of lumber, use the following formula:
- Board Feet = Width (inches) x Thickness (inches) x Length (FEET) divided by 12.
Example – For a piece of lumber 2 inches thick, 6 inches wide and 10 feet long, you calculate board feet as follows:
Board Feet = (6 x 2 x 10) divide by 12 = 10 board feet.
If your order requires specifics, call to verify we have exactly what you need.
Example: If you order 100 board feet and need one board 8'6" that is at least 8" wide and one board 10' at least 6" wide – be sure to state exactly what you need.
Use the comment section in your shopping cart to provide this information.
- number of pieces needed.
- specific widths, if required.
- specific lengths, if required.