Western red cedar

Wood species : Western red cedar
English name : Western red cedar
Alternative name : Pacific redcedar, Giant western arborvitae, Giant cedar, Shinglewood
Botanical name : Thuja plicata
Type : Softwood
Tree size / Height : 55 m
Trunk / Diameter : 3 m
Location : Canada, United States
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.31
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,37
Janka Hardness : 1560 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 51,7 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 7,66 GPa
Crushing Strength : 31,4 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 2,4%
Tangential : 5,0%
Volumetric : 6,8%
T/R Ratio : 2,1
m³/BDU : 3,51
m³/BDMT : 3,23
Ton/BDU : 2,41
Tonne/BDU : 2,18
Tonne/BDMT : 2,00
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