Western hemlock

Wood species : Western hemlock
English name : Western hemlock
Alternative name :
Botanical name : Tsuga heterophylla
Type : Softwood
Tree size / Height : 50 - 60 m
Trunk / Diameter : 1 - 1,5 m
Location : North America
More information : Wikipedia
Specific gravity : 0.42
Specific gravity (12% MC) : 0,47
Janka Hardness : 2400 lbf
Modulus of rupture : 77,9 MPa
Elastic Modulus : 11,24 GPa
Crushing Strength : 37,3 MPa
Shrinkage : Radial : 4,2%
Tangential : 7,8%
Volumetric : 12,4%
T/R Ratio : 1,9
m³/BDU : 2,59
m³/BDMT : 2,38
Ton/BDU : 2,70
Tonne/BDU : 2,44
Tonne/BDMT : 2,25
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